Sheriff's Letter to the Citizens

To The Citizens of King George County:

To the Citizens of King George County I feel privileged and blessed to now stand in the position of the Sheriff Accredited Department LogoSheriff of King George County. Sheriff Dobson, as Sheriff for 34 years, has brought this office and the personnel a long way and it is my desire to continue that tradition of law enforcement. I served under Sheriff Dobson for 30 years and have the utmost respect for him. I truly appreciate the opportunity that he and the citizens of King George have entrusted in me. I will strive to provide the highest level of professional law enforcement standards to which we all have become accustomed.

As Sheriff of King George County I will see that our office will enforce and administer the law according to the Constitution of the United States, the State Constitution and the State and county statutes of the law so equal protection is guaranteed to everyone. I will not permit personal opinions, party affiliations or consideration of the status of others to alter or lessen this standard in the treatment of others.

Over the years many men and women have worked hard to develop the King George County Sheriff's Office into a professional, modern and effective full service law enforcement organization. We will continue to meet the challenges of the future with training and enhancement of the skills and abilities of our staff. I can ensure you that the men and women of King George Sheriff's Office are dedicated to service, and superior in their performance.We believe mutual respect, trust and pride in our organization, combined with traditional values and innovative techniques, will ensure the county's right to a safe environment. Our goal continues the pursuit of excellence to better serve and protect our citizens.

— Sheriff Steve F. Dempsey