Command Staff

The Command Staff of the Sheriff's Office is composed of Division Heads and key personnel who are responsible for overall operations under the jurisdiction of the Sheriff. These people bring decades of valuable experience and knowledge to the daily operations of the Thomas County Sheriff's Office. They each have unique responsibilities and are accountable for the day-to-day operational and policy decision making. They make final recommendations to the Sheriff on several personnel matters. These commanders and supervisors also serve in variety of ways to carry out the mission of the Sheriff.

Public Information/ Court Admin

Captain Steve Jones

Jail Operations

Sr. Captain Ron James
Jail Administrator

Lt. Virginia Williams
Chief Jailer

Uniform Patrol Division

Captain Chuck McDonald

Criminal Investigations Division

Captain Tim Watkins

Lt. Pascal Autrey
Assitant Commander

Narcotics/ Vice

Lt. Louis Schofill

Sgt. Keith Drawdy
Assistant Commander

Fingerprint/ ID Forensics

Sgt. John Sellers