Beware of “Contract Killer” Scam

Contract Killer Scam Alert You may receive a phone call, email, or text message from someone who claims to be a contract killer, hired to kill you. They go on to say that, if you pay them a certain amount of money (usually $3,000 to $100,000), they will not kill … Read More

New Auxiliary Class Graduates

Graduates of the 18-2 Monroe County Auxiliary Class and Sheriff’s Office administrators include: (First row L to R:) Aaron Foxx, Chelsie Sampson, Kelsey Hawkins, David “Dink” Lakes, Jim Geren; (Second Row L to R:) William Blackwell, Jessica Wilson, Hunter Lankford, Brandon Burley, Yashan Long, Glen Sullivan; (Third row L to … Read More

Sheriff’s Surplus Vehicles Auction

Monroe County TN Sheriff’s Surplus Vehicle Auction will be held on Thursday September 27, 12-noon. Seized and surplus vehicles including 34 Ford Crown Vics, Durangos, Explorers, Trailblazer, pick-up trucks, tow car dolly, and more. Rain or shine, sales are final day of sale. See flyer for terms, directions and other … Read More

Meet New Patrol Deputies

Cameron Foister Stephen Helms Sheriff Tommy Jones welcomes Cameron Foister and Stephen Helms to the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office as Patrol Deputies. Cameron Foister began his law enforcement career in 2011 with the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office as a part time Corrections Officer. Cameron was hired full time in 2012 … Read More

Steve Ogle Named Patrol Captain

Sheriff Tommy Jones has announced the promotion of Steve Ogle to Patrol Captain. Steve Ogle started his law enforcement career in 1984 at the Madisonville Police Department. In March of 1989, he accepted a position as Deputy with the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office. Not long after, Ogle assumed the position … Read More

Medina promoted to Jail Administrator by Sheriff Tommy Jones

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

Sheriff Tommy Jones Names New Chief Deputy

Sheriff Tommy Jones has announced the appointment of Chris C. White to Chief Deputy of the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office. White has been serving as Patrol Captain since 2014. He previously served the department for five years, in positions as a patrolman, patrol sergeant and detective. The role of Chief … Read More