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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.

MP UnitMilitary Police train at the Vernon County Jail

Members of the 205 th Military Police Battalion of the Missouri Army National Guard trained at the Vernon County Jail last week as part of their training for military police detention. According to Sheriff’s Officials, the jail provided a first-hand look at the jails airlock systems for room-to- room containment, inmate security, and overall safety factors of a jail facility. Sheriff Jason Mosher said he was more than happy to provide the assistance of the jail for training, “we consider it an honor any time we can be of assistance to our men and women in the armed forces.” The Sheriff said his office had assisted an MP unit in the past with high-risk vehicle stop training at Camp Clark and said the base had assisted his office with the use of their Shooting range on several occasion. “It’s great to see our troops and members of law enforcement assisting each other” said Mosher.

Register for 2017 Conferences

calendar_iconBe sure to check out all of the new 2017 Conferences on the  Conference  page. To register, please click on the conference name and view relevant instructions. Contact MSA at 573-635-5925 or more information. We look forward to seeing you!


Sheriff’s Profile

Scotland County Sheriff Wayne Winn
Sheriff’s life has been full of surprises

In the summer of 1992, Danny Aldridge, the chief of the Memphis Police Department at that time, asked Wayne Winn if he ever thought about law enforcement as a career. As a certified auto mechanic who also worked construction, he said the question surprised him a bit.

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