MESSAGE FROM SHERIFF JAMES F. POTTER
On behalf of the men and women of the DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office, I welcome you to our website. I invite you to acquaint yourself with this website’s various links and pages to become familiar with our multi-faceted agency and the many services we provide.
We hope you will discover the site contains useful information about the Sheriff’s Office, about our community and about the services we provide. Providing valuable information on our website is one of the many ways the DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office is working to add value to our services to each of you.
Crime Prevention Tips, Safety Tips, Child Safety Tips to mention a few are available from the convenience of our website 24 hours a day. Leveraging technology coupled with traditional and modern policing is at the forefront of our daily mission of “Keeping you Safe and Secure” in your homes, schools, work and recreational pursuits.
The men and women of your Sheriff’s Office are an amazing group of talented public servants. At all levels within the organization, I see people who care very deeply about providing a great service and being the best they can be. I am truly proud and honored to lead the men and women of the DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office. Our sworn and non-sworn members are committed to providing responsive, quality and cost effective service to the citizens of DeSoto County.
We continue to work in partnership with various agencies and non-profits throughout the community, believing collaboration is key to solving problems and achieving goals which will benefit our citizens. Thank you for your interest in our website and I encourage you to visit often.
Sheriff James F. "Jim" Potter
We are committed to providing responsive, quality and cost effective service to the citizens of DeSoto County.
Our motto is Excellence, Integrity & Community Partnership
From all of us at DCSO, please stay safe!!!