Mission & Motto

Mission Statement

We, the men and women of the DeSoto County Sheriff's Office, believe our fundamental duty is to serve and protect all citizens and guests of DeSoto County with fairness, compassion, honor, and respect.

We will strive for excellence, professionalism, integrity, community partnership and timeliness of service.
We commit ourselves to continuous improvement in the exercise of our duty.

The DeSoto County Sheriff's Office will collectively and individually endeavor to maintain highly capable public servants with upstanding character who are committed to duty and competence in action.

This is our pledge.

This is who we are.


EXCELLENCE, INTEGRITY & COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP