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Sheriff Tate

Sheriff John Tate (R)

County Details

  • County Seat: Bonifay
  • Population: 19,653


High School Diploma; Chipola College Law Enforcement Academy.


Holmes County Sheriff’s Office, 25 years; elected Sheriff of Holmes County, 2016 and re-elected 2020.

Honors and Affiliations

Certified Law Enforcement Instructor, Certified Firearms Instructor.