Sheriff Presents Special Day for Boys & Girls Club

Sheriff Tommy Jones congratulates new Deputy Three happy girls! The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office and the Boys & Girls Club of Monroe Area are hosting outings designed to introduce children to law enforcement. Cookouts were held at Rural Vale School on Tuesday (July 10th) in Tellico Plains, and also on … Read More

Chris Francis promoted to Sergeant

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Chris Francis congratulated by Sheriff Tommy Jones Sheriff Tommy Jones announces the promotion of Chris Francis to Sergeant. Francis graduated from Sweetwater High School in 1994. He began his law enforcement career in 2003 at Sweetwater Police Department, graduating from the police academy at TLETA in Nashville in 2004. Chris … Read More

Monroe County Honored at 10th Annual Star of Life Awards

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Monroe County 911 Dispatch, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office and Monroe County EMS Honored at Tenth Annual Star of Life Awards Children’s Emergency Care Alliance of Tennessee (CECATN) recognized Monroe County 911 Dispatch, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office and Monroe County EMS at the Tenth Annual Star of Life Awards Dinner and … Read More

Medina promoted to Jail Administrator by Sheriff Tommy Jones

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Sheriff Tommy Jones announced the appointment of Albert Medina to Jail Administrator for Monroe County Sheriff’s Office. Medina had been serving as Captain of the Jail since 2016. Albert Medina was in the Marine Corp with the Security Forces from 1991-1997, where he spend time overseas at the Naval Air … Read More

Watch our K9 demo video

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In this video, Deputy Brookshire demonstrates the K9’s ability to move in tactical situations. The extensive training which the K9s and handlers do together is strongly evident, and their bond is obvious. K9s are the handler’s back-up on most calls, ready to be deployed if needed when dealing with a … Read More

Future County Leaders Tour Monroe County Sheriff’s Office and Jail

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Leadership Monroe is a program sponsored by the Monroe County Chamber of Commerce to help develop future community leaders. The program seeks qualified candidates who wish assume significant roles in leadership in our community. The Chamber program prepares those persons to lead from an informed and effective position. The Leadership … Read More

Monroe County Schools Perform “Lock Down” Drills

Monroe County Schools, along with the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, conducted a series of readiness drills this past week. “The most important thing the Sheriff’s Office can do to save lives involves training, so each school immediately takes action to execute their active shooter plan,” said Sheriff Tommy Jones. Left … Read More

Rescue A Pet

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Holly is a gorgeous cat, and just an example of the many lovable pets available for adoption from Monroe County Animal Shelter. Conveniently located at 170 Kefauver Lane in Madisonville (behind Walmart), the Shelter is open Tuesday-Friday from 11-4:30 and Saturdays from 11-2. You can view available pets on www.friendsofanimalsmc.org … Read More

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