Sheriff Ruth Ann Dickerson officially sworn in as Sheriff. (Source – Cape GIrardeau County Sheriff’s Office)
Cape Girardeau County Interim Sheriff Ruth Ann Dickerson can now ditch the interim part of her title. On Monday, Dec. 31, Sheriff Dickerson was sworn into office along with several other office holders in the county.
Sheriff Dickerson was appointed as interim sheriff in August of 2018, when Sheriff John Jordan resigned to take a job offer with the U.S. Marshal Office of Missouri Eastern Division.
Sheriff Dickerson’s term will go through Dec. 2020.
By Kyle Hinton | KFVS News