The Sheriff’s Office Administration Division is headed by SHERIFF NEAL BYRD.
The Chief Deputy Darrell L. Winston Sr. directs and coordinates activities of the Sheriff's Department, Supervises, collects and analyze data on division activities, requisitions equipment and services for the divisions, supervises investigations of narcotics traffic and auto theft; evaluates progress with investigators and plan actions, such as raids, surveillance and or arrests. Conducts meetings of patrol officers; and prepares regular and supplemental budgets for the division, and writes grants.
The Office Manager EVER J. FORD coordinates all clerical and record keeping, ACIC and NCIC responsibilities for the Sheriff's Office. She directly manages the accounts payable processes, Circuit Court Bond and Fine Account, disbursement of restitution payments to crime victims, and makes weekly settlements with the Circuit and District Court Clerks and the County Treasurer for all monies received.This position has responsibility for submitting Sheriff's Office payroll information to the County Clerk on a bi-weekly basis In addition, the Office Manager serves as the Sheriff's Executive Secretary and Administrative Assistant. In addition, she assists with receptionist and telephone operator responsibilities in the Administration Offices.
L to R Kara King, Ever Ford, Raneshia Ezell
The Deputy Clerk RANESHIA L. OLIVER-EZELL is responsible for receiving, maintaining, and tracking all civil process that comes to the Sheriff's Office. These include Orders of Protection, Child Support, Juvenile Summonses, Subpoenas, Eviction Notices, and various Writs. This position also deals with felony arrest warrants from Circuit Court and maintains the Sheriff's Fee Account. She also participates in the preparation of monthly reports and with compiling comparative and statistical data for the Sheriff and management personnel. In addition, she assists with receptionist and telephone operator responsibilities in the Administration Offices.
The Deputy Clerk KARA M. KING is responsible for managing the District Court Bond and Fine Account, traffic and misdemeanor citations, and misdemeanor arrest warrants. She maintains the District Court docket and partial payment ledgers.responsibility for preparing, entering, and maintaining all Incident/Offense Reports and Accident Reports that are submitted by the various deputies.She also participates in the preparation of monthly reports and with compiling comparative and statistical data for the Sheriff and management personnel. In addition, she assists with receptionist and telephone operator responsibilities in the Administration Offices.
The Jail Coordinator/Transport Officer is responsible for all Phillips County Inmates.