Sheriff's Office

Welcome to the Sharkey County Sheriff web page.  Here you will find information about our office and descriptions of our duties, plus our mailing address, telephone number, and fax number.  Please feel free to contact us if we can be of service to you.

Lindsey David Adams Jr
120 Locust St
Rolling Fork, Mississippi 39159
Phone: 662-873-4321
Fax: 662-873-6135

Duties and Responsibilities

The Sheriff is elected at-large and serves a four-year term.  The Sheriff's law enforcement duties include keeping peace within the county.  Administrative duties include serving as the county's jailor, submitting a budget of his office to the Board of Supervisors, keeping Mississippi Department Reports, and keeping a jail docket.