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1901-B East Chambers
Booneville, Mississippi 38829

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M-F 8:00am - 5:00pm

Reserve Chief Ken Shackleford and
Deputy Doug Crowe













Reserve Chief Ken Shackleford serves as the Commander overseeing the Reserve Deputy Sheriff Force.  He also heads up the most active and aggressive Sex Offender Monitoring Programs in the State.  Ken has created a profile on every Sex Offender residing in Prentiss County and regularly updates this information.  Once a month he personally goes to the residence of each offender that he monitors and confirms residency, employment and other vital information.  One of his primary responsibilities is to make sure first of all, that they have registered and then secondly that they properly maintain that registration.






    A key component of our success as a Sheriff's Department is our very active Reserve Deputy Force.

Each Reserve Deputy must complete a training course certifying them as a Law Enforcement Officer meeting the requirements of the Mississippi Board of Standard and Training before they are put into service.  Additionally every reserve deputy is offered the same availabilty to all training provided by the Sheriff's Office

The Reserve Deputy Program was first organized in Jan. of 2000 to supplement our regular paid deputy staff, to provide security at school functions such as sports activities and  provide extra manpower at special events. Reserve deputies
also patrol and work in the county as any other deputy does.

The reserve deputies work with the Bay Springs Corp of Engineers to help provide a safe and family oriented area at Bay
Springs Beach during the summer.

This increased manpower gives a higher visiblity and law enforcement presence in our county.

Reserve Chief Ken Shackelford has headed this element of the Sheriff's Office since it's inception in Jan. 2000. 

 Active Reserve Deputies

P27- Doug Rakestraw


P31- Kenneth Shackleford

P32- Blake Burress

P33- Corie Robbins

P34- Rusty McCoy

P35- Justin Moreland

P36- Pam Stevens

P37- Doug Crow

P38- Dustin Underwood


P40- Homer Stevens

P41- Marsenio Nunn

P42- Shane Scott

P43- Bryant Cunningham

P44- Rusty Burroughs

P45- Jason Cincola

P46- Justin Underwood

P47- James Bradley

P48- Phillip Owens

P49- Keith Lovell

P49- Keith Lovell


Additional Information

Chief Reserve Deputy Ken Shackleford

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