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Pasco Sheriff Chris Nocco and other county and state officials will discuss the details of an undercover operations targeting unlicensed contracting.

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco Sheriff Chris Nocco and other county and state officials will hold a news briefing Wednesday afternoon at which details of an undercover operation against unlicensed contracting will be discussed.

In addition to the Sheriff’s Office Economic Crimes Unit, the Pasco County Building and Construction Services Department, and the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation and the Florida Department of Financial Services will be at the briefing.

The Sheriff’s Office has announced that 20 people have been arrested for contracting without a license and failing to have worker compensation insurance.