Safe Community Vision: Jackson County works in partnership with its citizens in the interests of maintaining a safe community by enforcing laws; protecting life and property; prosecuting lawbreakers and adjudicating guilt or innocence while respecting individual rights and human dignity in an efficient and cost effective manner.


Rating Jackson County Feelings of Safety
Jackson County Government Dashboard Chart

Source: National Citizen Survey

Safe Community Goals: Safe Community Vision has a board adopted 3 tier focus:

  1. Communication & Education.

  2. Prevention & Enforcement

  3. Community Empowerment

The Courts, Prosecutor and Sheriff are realizing these goals via the implementation of a wide array of programs designed to inform, educate, empower, and facilitate. The list of programs follows this slide.