The Office of the Tipton County Sheriff is committed to providing a high level of quality service. We seek to serve citizens of Tipton County with integrity, honesty, fairness and pride. The goal of the Office of the Tipton County Sheriff is to assist all victims of crime efficiently and diligently, and to help prevent further acts of violence and abuse. The following principles guide the Office of the Tipton County Sheriff:
• To recognize that the law enforcement services provided must be responsive to the community’s needs, and that the primary purpose of the Sheriff’s Office, as a law enforcement agency, is to protect life and property. • To accept responsibility for our actions, and to remain accountable to the citizens that the Office of Sheriff serves. • To maintain an environment where there is no room for bias or prejudice. • To base decision-making and conduct on the policies and procedures set forth by this Office. • To enforce all traffic laws to reduce crashes, injuries, property damages and identify high risk traffic areas throughout Tipton County to aid in the protection of the driving public. • To maintain a trained staff responsible for the professional care and custody of those mandated to be confined through the Judicial System. • To manage carefully the resources of Office of the Tipton County Sheriff, and to be cognizant of the fact that we are accountable to the community that we serve.