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Sheriff's Welcome

Sheriff Anderson

Hi, welcome to the Website for the Bates County Sheriff's Office. I would like you to know that the brave men and women of the Bates County Sheriff's Office are working hard everyday to bring better public safety, transparency and accountability to the Sheriff's Office. We believe in being leaders in protecting our citizens.

This Website is intended to provide you with information about every aspect of this great organization. I hope that you will partner with us in keeping Bates County safe. I also want to know how we are doing, which is why your input is important because we always want to do better.

Providing you with the best public safety is important to my Deputies, Jailers and I, which is why we encourage your participation in protecting and serving the citizens of Bates County. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or problems you may have.

Thank you for this great opportunity to serve you as your Sheriff.

~ Sheriff Chad Anderson

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