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About FSA

Sheriff Directory

Sheriff Darby Butler (R)

County Details

  • County Seat: Cross City
  • Population: 16,759​


Dixie County High School, 1991; Santa Fe College, 1993; Lake City Community College, 1995; Pat Thomas Law En-forcement Academy, 2002; Special Operations Group School; Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers.


Florida Department of Corrections; Cross City Correctional Institution, 1994-1996; Taylor Correctional Institution, 1996-2001 (sergeant); Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, 2001-2020; Pat Thomas Law Enforcement Training Academy.

Honors and Affiliations

2002 Top Gun Award, Law Enforcement Academy; 2014 Award of Life Saving, Florida Fish and Wildlife.