Anthony Hellstern

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Service Record

Agency St. Pete Beach Florida Police Department
Rank Officer
Dates of Service Ended January 6, 2013.[1]
Last Known Status Department Closed[1]
Agency Pinellas County Florida Sheriff's Office
Rank Corporal
Salary $64,423 (2017)[2]
Last Known Status Active


2019 Gold Star Award

In 2019, Hellstern received the department's Gold Star Award, awarded for an exemplary act or outstanding performance that brings recognition to the Sheriff's Office, or for an attempt to save a life in a nonthreatening situation.[3]

Incident Reports

2022 Death of Robert Hubbard

Response Timeline

On August 18, 2022, the State Attorney's Office determined that the deputies were acting "in performance of their legal duties" and that the "death constitutes a justifiable homicide".[4][5]

LEO Ratings

Training and Tactics rating: neutral
Protect & Serve rating: neutral
Individual Rights rating: neutral
Accountability and Integrity rating: neutral
Off Duty rating: neutral
Ratings Definitions


  1. 1.0 1.1 image,, 2013-06-01
  2. Anthony Hellstern R, Pinellas Co Sheriff's Dept, govSalaries
  3. 2019 Agency Awards, Pinellas County Sheriff's Office, 2020-08
  4. Rachel Tucker, Fatal deputy-involved shooting in Safety Harbor was justified, State Attorney’s Office says, WFLA, 2022-08-18
  5. Shooting Incident Report, Office of the State Attorney, 2022-08-18