Our Agency

The Wise County Sheriff's office is committed to providing quality services for all citizens.  Our office has established the highest performance standards and expectations from which there can be no deviation. The employees of the Wise County Sheriff's Office are aware of the important responsibilities and duties they have as public servants.

It is important that the citizens of the County of Wise and the City of Norton have complete confidence in their sheriff's office. Should we fail to meet your expectations in any manner, we want to hear about it. We welcome and appreciate your feedback.

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Administrative Staff

  • E. Grant Kilgore, Wise County Sheriff
  • Chief Deputy Russell Cyphers, Assistant Sheriff
  • Major Edward Jessee, Court House Security
  • Jennifer Robinette, Administrative Staff Supervisor
  • Captain Charles Sanders, Patrol Division Commander
  • Captain Tim Wagner, Investigative Division Commander
  • Captain Charles Curry, Communications Commander
  • Dispatch Supervisor Billie Laney, 911 Coordinator 


  • Administrative Staff
  • Communications
  • Courthouse Security
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Narcotics
  • Patrol

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WCSO Rank Structure 2022

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WCSO Areas of Responsibility 2022