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Charles Dougherty

Office: (405) 258-1191

Lincoln County Sheriff's Website

Address: 811 Manvel, Ste. 14
Chandler , OK 74834
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Date Took Office: 2010


  • North Central Board Member

County Seat: Chandler
County Population: 34,273
County Size: 958 square miles

I was sworn in as Sheriff of Lincoln County on November 5, 2010. I have been Chief of Police for two Lincoln County Communities during the past 40 years. Throughout my career, I have gained invaluable experience in human resources, budgeting, grant writing, and departmental administration. I hold an Advanced Law Enforcement Certificate with C.L.E.E.T., Certificate from OSU on County Training Program, and Oklahoma Sheriff Academy.

For the past 10 years in office, I have ensured that the Sheriff’s Office has been run in a professional manner.

I have an award-winning staff of highly trained professionals with a deep desire to serve.

I am very proud to be an OSA board member. I am the President of the Lincoln County Law Enforcement Association. I am very proud to have been selected 2016 State of Oklahoma Sheriff of the year by the Oklahoma Sheriffs Association and Keep Oklahoma Beautiful Law Enforcement Individual Award.

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