I am blessed to have been supported and trusted for three terms as the sheriff of Mathews County. Most of the goals I set to best provide for the safety and protection of our citizens have been accomplished. We have moved the office forward in technology, equipment, and training. We have been proactive in addressing matters of public safety and thoroughly investigating all reported crimes. Mathews has one of the lowest crime rates in the state. With all the problems we do have, Mathews is a good and safe place to live.
As your sheriff, I make decisions that impact the office and the community we serve. I must place staff in positions which they are most suited to best serve the community. One of the most significant is the person who is best qualified to be my second-in-command. That individual must possess the traits necessary to lead others, make critical decisions, have experience in all areas of law enforcement, and stand ready to fill in for me when...
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