Honor - Courage - Commitment

Leadership - Teamwork



We are committed to protect the lives, property and rights of all people, to maintain order and to enforce the laws. We will strive to accomplish this mission by setting goals and objectives and practicing the values of the office.

We are responsible for the professional care and custody of those confined in our jail, the security of our courts and the prompt investigation of crime when it occurs. It is our mission to improve and maintain the quality of life we enjoy and to ensure that our county is a safe place to live, work and visit. We are totally dedicated to this mission, to the County we serve and to accept responsibility of attaining our goal of achieving excellence within our profession.

No matter what challenges face us in the future, the citizens of Clay County may be assured that the quality of life they now enjoy will be protected by the men and women of the Sheriff’s Office with:


The business of public safety is a partnership; Deputy Sheriffs and citizens must work together closely.


Action Plan:
(Proactive Law Enforcement)

 Community Involvement; Cooperative Planning with Other Agencies; Zero Tolerance Meth Approach; Aggressive Grant Strategy and Full Use of all Technology/Training.