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March 21, 2020


Visit the Centers for Disease and Control Prevention at for information and updates on the Novel Corona virus pandemic

We are in this together, we all need to do our part.

January 31, 2020


Whenever our nation has been faced with great challenges — even greater leaders have emerged. 
Just like our country took a chance on a young Senator from Illinois in 2007 named Barack Obama who carried with him a message of hope and change that inspired us all, we h...

November 20, 2019


On October 30, 2019, I was honored to introduce Pete Buttigieg to a amazing crowd of supporters at the New Hampshire State House in Concord.  Pete had just filed is candidacy for President with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.  

My introduction:

Welcome, e...

October 26, 2019

The Cheshire County Sheriff’s Office welcomes new deputy to its force. Deputy Forest, a twelve-week Golden Retriever puppy, was born after his mother was rescued/seized during animal neglect and cruelty case in Bradford, NH. More than 100 dogs were taken from a home by...

October 11, 2019

Every morning for the last 30 plus years, I’ve been proud to serve as a law enforcement officer - with the Winchester and Keene Police Department and now as the Sheriff of Cheshire County. 

However, in recent years, in addition to my badge, I’ve been carrying a growing...

September 23, 2019


As the head to the Cheshire County Sheriff’s Office, I know that voters will always hold me most accountable for public safety. That’s a key reason why I’m among more than 1,200 sheriffs, police chiefs and prosecutors who’ve signed a letter urging Congress to support p...

July 23, 2019


Update: December 5, 2019.  Sadly we are at 212 reported death by suicide.  We need to celebrate how they lived and eliminate the stigma associated with suicide.  I continue to run for my own wellness, and to remind me to stay focus and honor those that suffered alone....

May 19, 2019

 On May 17, law enforcement officers, family, and guest gathered to honor 50 New Hampshire law enforcement officers that have died in the line of duty, from Cheshire County Deputy Sheriff John Walker (1886) to  Brentwood Police Officer Stephen Arkell (2014).  You will...

May 2, 2019


If you are not familiar with BLUE H.E.L.P. I encourage you to visit their website at, their mission (copied from their website):

"It is the mission of Blue H.E.L.P. to reduce mental health stigma through education, advocate for benefits for those suffer...

January 3, 2019


One hundred and fifty-eight police officers took their own lives in 2018. Why is this happening?  What drives a police officer to commit such an act? I will never know.  As Sheriff, I need to make sure the well being of my deputies and staff becomes my priority and tha...