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March 25, 2022

A Message to all Sheriff’s from Sheriff Yow –

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2022- Words can not express my gratitude for the Oklahoma Sheriff’s Association and the Oklahoma Sheriff’s. We had a tornado touch down in three different areas of […]

March 10, 2022

Oklahoma Sheriffs meet with Governor over McGirt.

At the invitation of the governor, over sixty sheriffs and undersheriffs attended a luncheon yesterday. This is the first time that a sitting governor has invited all 77 sheriffs to the […]

February 18, 2022

Jails In Jeopardy Following New Treasury Rule: Federal Covid Relief

Morgan Simon – Senior Contributor – Forbes   Just before Thanksgiving, we learned that Alabama sought to spend $400M of COVID relief on new prisons—five times as much as it plans […]

November 29, 2021

2021 Annual Training Conference

The 2021 Annual Conference has come to a close and as always we wonder whether or not we can beat the previous years. We will leave that for you to […]

November 2, 2021

2021 Sheriff’s Cross Award

2021 Sheriff’s Cross Award Which is presented to the next of kin of a member who made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty Corporal Kyle Jeffrey Davis of […]

November 2, 2021

2021 Deputy Sheriff of the Year – Undersheriff Gary Whittington

Undersheriff Gary Whittington, Cotton County              Undersheriff Whittington’s integrity, dependability, bravery, and heroic acts continuously reflect the highest standard of the Office of Sheriff. He […]

October 26, 2021

2021 Sheriff of the Year – Tim Turner

Sheriff Tim Turner, Haskell County This Sheriff began his career in law enforcement as a dispatcher in 2003 and went on to become a reserve deputy in 2005. He then […]

September 3, 2021

Americans Support Law Enforcement Traffic Stops After Learning Stops Save Lives

Buckle Up, Slow Down, Drive Sober, and Stay Focused on the Road This Labor Day Weekend As motorists travel this Labor Day holiday, the National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA) released a […]

September 3, 2021

Five years after voters approved landmark criminal justice reforms, counties are still waiting for mental health funding

August 27, 2021 The money Oklahoma saved from sending fewer people to prison was supposed to finance county mental health programs. But the Legislature has never sent any money to […]

August 19, 2021

Sheriffs Family Picnic

The weather cooperated all day with overcast skies and mild temps. The folks at St Crispin’s were fantastic host as they made sure everyone was safe on the different rides. […]

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