Holmes County
Sheriff's Office
Lexington, Mississippi
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Chief's Corner


The Sheriff's Chief Deputy is Chief Deputy Roosevelt March. Chief Deputy March holds certification from Mississippi Law Enforcement Training Academy. He has thousands of hours experience spanning 32+ years of service and 29 years serving as Chief Deputy.

The Chief Deputy works directly under the Sheriff and oversees the daily overall operations of the Sheriff's Office, which includes the Adminstration Division, Patrol Division, Criminal Investigation Division, School Resource Officers and head of security for Holmes Humphreys Correctional Facility. The duties and responsibilities of the Chief Deputy are many and varied.  This position is very important because the Chief Deputy assures that all work and projects are performed by Sheriff's Office personnel in a manner that will serve to meet the mission statement, goals and objectives established by the Sheriff.


If you have any questions, concerns, complaints, or comments you can contact Chief Deputy March at 662-834-5010 or email them to rmarch@holmescountysheriffms.org.