Welcome to the Missouri Sheriffs' Association.

The Missouri Sheriffs’ Association is a non-profit organization with a mission to support the Office of Sheriff and the Constitution through legislative efforts, training and technical assistance, in its efforts to make communities a safer, more enjoyable place to live, to work, and to raise a family. We value Honesty, Hard work and Personal Responsibility.


Upcoming conferences are listed on our Events Calendar page. To register, please click on the conference name and view any relevent instructions found on that page. Additionally, you may contact MSA for more information.

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Sheriff’s Profile

Like many others in his profession, in his younger days, Grundy County Sheriff Rodney Herring couldn’t decide if he wanted to earn a living by chasing down bad guys or running into burning buildings. It was ultimately the daily opportunity to solve mysteries that won him over to law enforcement….more