Sheriff Jody Dotson is back in his office today, returning calls and catching up after returning from the 101st session of the National Sheriff’s Institute held in Longmont, Colorado from September 18th through September 24th, 2011. Sheriff Dotson is the first graduate from the institute from Lawrence County and only the 3rd from the State of Arkansas.


Sheriff Dotson joined 28 other sheriff’s from around the country for training. Fred G. Wilson, NSA Director of Operations said, “Sheriff Dotson is a leader with vision for the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office”.


The NSA is located in Alexandria, Virgina and represents nearly 3,100 elected sheriff’s across the nation with more than 18,000 members. For more information on Sheriff Dotson and the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office, visit their site at .