Leadership Principles

As Sheriff, I will strive to bring unity, vision and transparency to the Office. Here are some of the principles we will use to accomplish this goal.

  • Be technically and tactically proficient
  • Know one’s self and seek self-improvement
  • Know your staff and look out for their welfare
  • Keep your staff informed
  • Set the example
  • Ensure that the mission is understood, well supervised and accomplished
  • Train your staff as a team
  • Make sound and timely decisions
  • Create a sense of responsiblity among subordinates
  • Employ your command in accordance with its capabilities
  • Seek responsibility and take responsibilty for your actions
  • Caring and empathy are not optional.