One of the main objectives for the Adams County Sheriff's Office is to not only protect the community it serves, but to also be a recognizable, proactive organization within the neighborhoods and towns/cities in Adams County. With our officers openly offering support and protection at events year round, the real rewards for our service are felt in each hug, handshake and word of thanks. By combining the professional training of ACSO officers and the the appreciation and continued support of our neighbors and community, we are working as a team to make Adams County a safe place for families with a bright future ahead of them.
Make sure to check this page often to see where we've been and who we've seen out and about! You never know where we'll be!
Adams County Sheriff Office Wins 2014 Chili Cook Off!
With a clever theme and a winning recipe, ACSO brings home the trophy!
Adams County Sheriff Chuck Mayfield Sheriff Mayfield sampling chili
Lt. Pirkey as "Walt", Sheriff Mayfield, Deputy Smith as "Jesse"
Adams County Sheriff Chuck Mayfield Leads
Third US Colored Cavalry in Parade in Natchez
Sheriff Chuck Mayfield Leads Third US Colored Cavalry in Parade in downtown Natchez
4th Annual Adams County Deputy Sheriff's Rodeo
Adams County Sheriff Chuck Mayfield
The Adams County Sheriff's Deputies held the fourth annual Adams County Sheriff's Deputy Rodeo this past weekend (May 30 & 31) and welcomed cowgirls and cowboys, rodeo acts and beauty queens from all over the country as well as several thousand local fans.
Miss Rodeo America, Page Nicholson, a Mississippi native, opened the rodeo. Bareback riders, bull riders, barrel racers, ropers and Whiplash the Cowboy Monkey and World Champion Barrel Clown Rudy Burns kept the crowds entertained for over 2 hours--the fun and danger culminating with man against beast when the champion bullfighters went horn to hand with Mexican fighting bulls.
Proceeds from the annual rodeo benefit the ACSO deputy fund which is utilized for deputy equipment needs and many altruistic acts throughout the year.
Law Enforcement Torch Run for Area Special Olympians 2014
For ten years the Adams County Sheriff's Office has hosted the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Area Special Olympians. All area law enforcement are invited to participate. ACSO deputies hit the streets with special Olympians to run the "Torch of Hope" through downtown Natchez, Thursday, May 8.
Relay for Life 2014
With two early morning road blocks the ACSO raised over 4700.00!
Relay for Life is near and dear to our hearts at the Adams County Sheriff's Office and we are grateful for the opportunity to help.
Chili Cook-Off 2013
The 2013 Broadway Bash Chili Cook-Off Team. We had a great time, raise money for a good cause, and ran out of our Chipolte Venison Pig-tail Beef Masterpiece Chili!
Adams County Deputy Sheriff Pro Rodeo 2013
Sheriff Chuck Mayfield and the Adams County Sheriff's Deputy held their annual pro rodeo on April 26 and 27. The show went off without a hitch and we had record crowds. We are proud to have provided Adams County with a wholesome family event and to have raised money to fund our deputies' equipment drive. We couldn't have produced the rodeo without the help of our sponsors and we thank you all and we will carry the message of gratitude out into our community.
Natchez Mardi Gras, Parade 2012
Sheriff Chuck Mayfield, the Adams County Sheriff's Office and friends led the annual Krew of Pheonix Parade for the 2013 Mardi Gras Season. This year, The sheriff's sister, Jan, as well as, chef Bingo Star and his children of Natchez's Famous Carriage House Restaurant rode with the Sheriff as official bead throwers.
Natchez Santa Claus Parade, 2012
Since 1928 the Adams County Sheriff's Office has led the annual Santa Claus Committee Parade which benifits Natchez' less fortunate children. This year, Sheriff Mayfield presented Santa with a special ACSO Christmas Cowboy hat!
2012 Natchez Christmas Parade
Local "young'uns," Sheriff Chuck Mayfield and Adams County Sheriff's Office Deputies lead the Natchez Christmas Parade, December 1, 2012.
American Veterans Traveling Tribute
Sheriff Chuck Mayfield and Adams County Sheriff's Office Veterans/Deputies escort the American Veterans Traveling Tribute into Natchez. 11/7/12.
Chili Cook-Off 2012
"Chuck's Chain Gang Chili," Adams County Sheriff's Department chili cook-off team, took second place for Best Booth! And our chili was very tasty--we ran out!
Cowboy Days and Sheriff's Rodeo 2011
AJFC Cowboy Day
Visitors in Stand at
Sheriff Mayfield holds the world champion blood line colt that was raffled off Saturday night at the rodeo
Relay for Life 2011
Chili Cookoff 2011