About our Department

  • Sheriff: William D. Sollie
  • Chief Deputy: Ward Calhoun III
  • Accreditation Mgr: Lt. Marissa Combs
  • Jail Operations: Major Laurie Robinson
  • Patrol Operations: Major John Calhoun
  • Investigations: Major Casey McElhenney
  • Warrants: Lt. Willie Graham

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“I'm grateful there are men and women like these that work here for the Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department to protect families and businesses. Sheriff Sollie and his staff have set the bar extremely high for others to follow.”

Governor Haley Barbour