Office of Professional Standards and Public Information

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The Office of Professional Standards is an independent office situated with the Sheriff’s Office which handles Internal Affairs (IA) investigations, public complaints, grant solicitations and media requests.  The Office of Professional Standards was disbanded in 2010 as a budget reduction measure and then reinstated by newly elected Sheriff Rick Harrell in May of 2013 as one of many implementation acts.  This office run’s independently and answers directly to the Sheriff.

Public Information

For public information regarding the Sheriff’s Office please call 636-528-8546.

It is my pleasure to present the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Five-Year Strategic Plan. Its purpose is to help the organization do a better job and get everyone working together to achieve our goals. This plan will serve as a roadmap for moving from where we are today to where we would like to be in the future. It will help keep the organization on track, and responsive to change while remaining faithful to its mission, vision, and core values.

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Lincoln County Sheriff Five Year Plan