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Jonathan F. Thompson
Executive Director & CEO
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John W. Thompson
Deputy Executive Director
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Sheriff Harold Eavenson
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June 28, 2017 - 14:54 - Family Violence: Don't Kick the Kid...or the Dog!January 31, 2012 - 21:57 - Sheriff B.J. Roberts visited the Young Gentleman's Club of Booker Elementary School made up of 4th and 5th graders. Sheriff Roberts delivered a message on the workings of city and state government to the curious young men. Sheriff fielded questions for more than 30 minutes.
Credit: Lt. Alonzo Cherry, Hampton Sheriff's OfficeMay 26, 2016 - 14:03 - Each Friday we feature a shelter animal and one of our employees on our Facebook page in our 'Find A Home Friday' sequence in an effort to increase adoption rates at the shelter and also to bring awareness to the many animals that need adopting. This picture is one that the Sheriff took with Joyce, a female catahoula mix in the hopes of getting her adopted. She instantly bonded with him. 
Credit: Major Ginny Higgins, St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office June 8, 2016 - 08:50 - Bedford County Sheriff's Office newly launched 'Rural Bike Patrol' first utilized at the County Fair, gained much interest from the kids! Community policing at its finest!  
Credit: Bedford County Sheriff's Office, VAJune 28, 2017 - 14:55 - Family Violence: Don't Kick the Kid...or the Dog!June 8, 2016 - 08:50 - 'Deputy Sheriff Brian Grazidei adjusts a child's bike helmet prior to a Suffolk County Sheriff's Office Bike Rodeo in Bayport, NY.

The Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office offers a Bike Rodeo and Safety Clinic to teach kids the real world skills they need to ride a bicycle safely. Lessons such as where to ride on the road, how to hand signal, how to safely cross an intersection, and how to properly wear a bicycle helmet are demonstrated and discussed by Sheriff’s Officers.'
Credit: Bryan Stoothoff, Suffolk County Sheriff's OfficeAugust 31, 2015 - 10:43 - Deputy Lamond James on a routine traffic stop.
Credit: Tiffany Mentzer, Camden County Sheriff's OfficeApril 21, 2016 - 01:43 - Seen here in high contrast black and white, a member of the St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office Emergency Response Team mans the corner post during a dorm shakedown at the Department of Detention. 
Credit: Susan L. Marsh, St Lucie County Sheriff's OfficeApril 21, 2015 - 10:45 - The Sheriff's Office dispatches for 11 local agencies within the county.  All dispatchers for the Sheriff's Office are commissioned deputies, a rarity in dispatch centers.  This is a photo depicting the setup our dispatchers use to gather information and disseminate to the correct officers on the road so that we can get the public the help they need in a quick and thorough manner/
Credit: Claire Young, Johnson County KS Sheriff's OfficeMay 4, 2016 - 21:49 - Camden County Lt. Max Robeson, working the checkpoint.
Credit: Tiffany Mentzer, Camden County Sheriff's OfficeMarch 2, 2016 - 13:10 - A rare photo of all the Western States Sheriffs were taken during the Western States Sheriff's Association Conference in March. Sheriff Allen was among the hundreds of Western States Sheriff's who proudly wore purple during this year's #WSSA Conference to support the 'Man Up Crusade,' a domestic violence awareness campaign created by Canyon County Idaho Sheriff Kieran Donahue and his wife Jeanie. Domestic Violence makes up more than half of all calls for service received by police and, on average every day in the U.S. three woman and 1 man are murdered by their domestic partner.  
Credit: Tami Cummings, Washoe County Sheriff's OfficeJune 25, 2017 - 17:48 - Creating the High Reliability Organization  through Leadership and Risk Management