The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, in partnership with our citizens and
contract cities, will enforce state laws, deter criminal activity, protect life and property,
maintain order, and operate a safe, constitutional jail system.
Through innovative leadership and our dedication to providing quality services,
the Sheriff's Office will maximize the use of its resources to provide the highest
quality service which will aid in improving the quality of life for the citizens of
The office is also dedicated to providing a caring and supportive environment for
our employees because they are the backbone of the system and have a need for continued
growth and development through education and training. Each employee will have
opportunities for career development, professional growth, and a challenging work
Employee creativity and innovations are encouraged for improving the effectiveness
of the Office. Employees will be provided the same concern, respect, and caring attitude,
within the Office, that they are expected to share when contacting the citizens of Maricopa County.