Ramona Woods heads the administrative staff of the Pope County Sheriff’s Office. Mrs. Woods is responsible for managing the day-to-day business operations of the department and supervising staff members.
CID Assistant: Billie Tucker
All duties related to the Criminal Investigation Division including transcription of victim, witness and suspect interviews, case preparation, maintaining evidence, victim correspondence, filling in for district court clerk when needed and other duties as assigned. Mrs. Tucker has been employed by the Pope County Sheriff's Office since July, 2016. Her office number is 479-968-2558 ext. 1054
Bookkeeper: Marjie Hurley-Walker
Collects and disburses all felony fines and fees, disburses restitution checks from felony and misdemeanor convictions, enters court dispositions, prepares weekly parole violation reports, maintains and balances bank accounts, receipts and disburses bonds from incarceration and other duties as assigned. Mrs. Hurley-Walker was hired at the sheriff's office in January, 2013. Her office number is 479-968-8788.
Warrants Clerk: Charla Langford
Coordinates the entry and execution of all felony and misdemeanor warrants, child support, civil body attachments and orders of protection, validates and confirms warrants, prepares extradition paperwork and other duties as assigned. Mrs. Langford's employment with the sheriff's office began in April, 2013. Her office number is 479-968-8787.
Office Assistant: Lauren Elliott
Greets and assists the public, answers and disburses calls on multi-line phone system, relays information to various office personnel, provides general information to the public, manages bond hearing sign-in and information, other duties as assigned.
Information Technology Specialist: Derrick Betancur
Installs, maintains and repairs all electronic communication equipment, computer equipment, in-car camera equipment, trouble shoots problems within the network, maintains and updates server, installs and maintains all monitoring equipment, prepares video and audio evidence for court proceedings, maintains and updates video conferencing equipment. His direct office number is 479-968-6633.
District Court Clerk: Lisa White
Collects money for misdemeanor fine payments and felony payments in the bookkeeper’s absence, enters traffic citations into the court system, attends district court hearings each Tuesday of the week, and other duties as assigned. Mrs. White began working at the sheriff's office in November 2016. Her direct office number is 479-968-6661.
Administrative Assistant: Ramona Woods
Preparing the annual budget, managing the operational budget, preparing payroll for 88 full time employees, preparing press releases/media relations, procurement, providing notary services, preparing and submitting affidavits for purchases, scheduling , TAC Officer, ACIC class scheduling, audits, NIBRS submissions, timekeeping, scheduling time off for administrative staff, back-up warrants entry and second party signature and other duties as assigned. Mrs. Woods has worked in various capacities at the Pope County Sheriff's Office since January, 2004. Her direct office number is 479-968-6634