As a part of County law enforcement, County Constables provide essential jobs that keep the criminal justice system moving.
The Office of Constable, established in Article 6, Section 171 of the Mississippi Constitution, is filled through election by district for a four (4) year term. These districts are established as "single member election districts" by the Board of Supervisors. Each district has the same boundaries as the districts established for Justice Court judges.
Attend and participate in a two week training session addressing the nature and scope of responsibilities, including firearm use and safety training. Duties include: