Ensure the safety of the citizens of Santa Rosa County through the enforcement of state criminal laws and county ordinances. Preventing and reducing crime and violence through departmental and community based programs. Protect the citizens of Santa Rosa County by providing for the safe, humane and secure confinement of persons in custody. Protect the Judges of the Courts within Santa Rosa County and provide critical support to the criminal justice system to ensure it operates effectively. Ensure excellence, accountability and integrity in the management and conduct of Sheriff's Office Programs.