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Sheriff Harper

Sheriff David Harper (R)

Madison | View All Sheriffs

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County Details

  • County Seat: Madison
  • Population: 17,968

Education

Madison High School; North Florida Junior College Criminal Justice Academy; Florida Sheriffs Association Executive Leadership Class; Florida Sheriffs Association Commanders Academy — Class 5.

Career

Madison Police Department; Greenville Police Department; Madison County Sheriff’s Office, 20 years (Patrol, Traffic, Corporal, Sergeant, Investigator, Lieutenant, Captain, Major); Specialized assignments: Canine, Interdiction, Drug Task Force, Internal Affairs, SWAT commander; U.S. Marshals Service Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force; Immigration and Customs Enforcement Title 19 cross designation.

Honors and Affiliations

Rotary International, Madison; Florida Deputy Sheriffs Association; Florida Sheriffs Association; Madison County Development Committee; National Sheriff’s Association; Florida Sheriff Youth Ranches Board of Directors; Criminal Justice Standards and Training Region IV Training Council; National Fight Crime; Invest in Kids Council.