Mission Vision Values (Core Values)

United in a spirit of teamwork, we are committed to being law enforcement’s benchmark for excellence by providing World Class public safety and community services to the people of Leon County, while maintaining respect for individual rights and human dignity.

The mission of the Leon County Sheriff’s Office is to safeguard the lives and property of the people we serve, to reduce the incidence and fear of crime, and to enhance public safety by working in partnership with our diverse community.


Honesty & Integrity
The members of the Leon County Sheriff ’s Office will be truthful and trustworthy at all times, and in all places. Our commitment is to the highest level of standards as measured by the policing profession, the Law Enforcement Canon of Ethics, and standing up for one’s belief.

Each member will be responsible for his or her actions, not only to our fellow members, but to the community we serve. The community is our customer and we will strive to meet their expectations for quality service.

We are committed to the spirit of cooperation and will maintain our partnership with the community. We will never knowingly let a member of our team fail.

Trust & Respect
Our actions serve to enhance the public’s trust and respect for the Sheriff ’s Office. We will strive to safeguard that trust and pledge to protect the rights of all citizens we serve. 

Commitment to Excellence
We are dedicated to achieving the vision, mission, and goals of this Office. We will always strive to do our best and continuously improve to achieve our goals