The Sheriff's Office has a Chaplain's program to offer spiritual guidance to our staff, their families, and to the jail inmates.
Dr. David Heller has served as a Sheriff's Office Chaplain for almost seven years. A former police officer himself, he can relate to the day to day stress and struggles of the department's employees.
Rev. Warren Hill has served as a Sheriff's Office Chaplain for over two years. During his 19 years as a Pastor, Rev. Hill has touched many individuals. His passion to teach God's word and minister to others is evident in his life's work.
Some of our Chaplains' duties include:
· Counseling law enforcement officers
· Counseling the families of law enforcement officers and other department personnel
· Visiting sick or injured officers and departmental personnel in their homes and hospitals
· Making death notifications
· Providing assistance to victims
· Serving as part of our department's Crisis Response Team
· Providing assistance during suicide incidents
· Serving as a liaison with other clergy in the community
· Providing for the spiritual needs of prisoners
· Assisting transients and the homeless
· Working with the Victim Assistance Advocate