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Our Mission

Leading The Way For A Safer America

The Major County Sheriffs of America is a professional law enforcement association of the 108 largest Sheriff's offices representing counties or parishes with 500,000 population or more. We are dedicated to preserving the highest integrity in law enforcement and the elected Office of the Sheriff. Our membership represents over 120 million citizens.

The Major County Sheriffs of America is a united and powerful voice of community leaders on issues of public concern through:

  • Sense of Urgency: Serving with speed and accuracy for maximum positive outcomes because America’s safety is always at stake.

  • Communication: Delivering real time, relevant communications with stakeholders using all state of the art systems.

  • Education: Develop and promote innovative law enforcement and detention training.

  • Advocacy: Educate and foster relationships with legislators, government agencies, and stakeholders while proactively identifying relevant issues.

  • Research: Establish standards and processes based upon science, technology, and time proven best practices with public and private partnerships.

Partner Corner

Thank you to our spotlight partner of the month NaphCare.

NaphCare partners with local, state and federal government agencies to provide innovative healthcare, technology and administrative solutions for complex problems within the correctional and justice systems. NaphCare is committed to advancing correctional health through our Proactive Care Model, corrections-specific electronic health record and operating system, TechCare®, and revolutionary programs that address the mental health and substance abuse epidemics impacting America’s jails. Learn more at

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