Chief Deputy

The Chief Deputy is appointed by the Sheriff and assists the Sheriff in the day-to-day operations of the Sheriff’s Office. This includes oversight of the Law Enforcement, Corrections, Communications and Judicial Services, and Administration Divisions of the agency. Additionally, the Chief Deputy represents the Sheriff at community meetings, governmental meetings, special programs, and hearings.

Currently, Dusty Arnold serves as the Chief Deputy of the Liberty County Sheriff’s Office.

Chief Arnold can be reached by phone at: 850-643-2235 or by email at: