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Welcome to the Walton County Sheriff's Office Website

"We have been recognized as a leader in law enforcement innovation and have received state accreditation. The men and women of your sheriff's office have demonstrated a high degree of professionalism and a commitment to service to the citizens and visitors of this county. It is an honor and privilege to serve with them." ~ Sheriff Mike Adkinson

Office of Internal Affairs

The Internal Affairs Office is responsible for the receipt, processing, and investigation of allegations made against members of the WCSO, whether sworn or civilian. The 2012 annual report includes a statistical analysis of all complaints, disciplinary action, use of force review and pursuit reviews conducted.

During 2013, there were twenty-two (21) complaints/disciplinary action reviews by the Internal Affairs Office:
  • 7 Formal Investigations
  • 14 Supervisory Investigations

Findings for charges are as follows:
  • 5 Sustained
  • 9 Not-Sustained
  • 3 Unfounded
  • 3 Exonerated
  • 1 Administrative Closure

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What Our Community is Saying

  • I am grateful for the young lives that our sheriffs department have probably saved. Thanks for keeping your citizens and your spring breakers safe. Making a clear statement that underage drinking will not be tolerated prevents an untold number of crimes and injuries from happening. Y'all do an excellent job!
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