[Nameplate] Fair ~ 79°F  
High: 88°F ~ Low: 73°F
Monday, Sep. 1, 2014

Manila Police Chief announces for County Sheriff

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Manila Police Chief Jackie Hill announced his candidacy for the position of sheriff of Mississippi County. Hill, a 20 year veteran of law enforcement, is a former Mississippi County deputy. He has been Manila Chief of Police for 12 years.

(Photo)
Jackie Hill
Chief Hill is a Manila High School graduate and has continued his education through the University of Arkansas, the University of Central Arkansas, and Arkansas Northeastern College. In addition, Hill is a graduate of the Arkansas Law Enforcement Academy and the Arkansas Fire Academy. He has certificates in Jail Standards, Law Enforcement Public Information, and Advanced Patrol Interdiction. He is an Arkansas certified police officer. He has been certified as Law Enforcement Instructor, a Traffic Radar Instructor, and a Law Enforcement Firearm Instructor.

Hill is a member of the Arkansas Police Chief Association and the Arkansas Narcotics Officers Association. He has also served on the regional board of the Arkansas Narcotics Association.

Hill, a strong advocate of local schools, is a member of the Manila School Board. He is also a member of the Arkansas School Board Association. He has served as a volunteer for Mississippi County Special Olympics for the last 27 years.

Hill's goals as sheriff of Mississippi County include upgrading equipment and technology to increase department responsiveness to the needs of the citizens of the county. In addition Hill will utilize the reserve unit to cover all areas of Mississippi County. He plans to work closely with local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies. He also plans to continue his lifelong practice of serving as an advocate for the safety of children and the elderly.

Hill plans to initiate his campaign by forming an election committee this fall. Anyone wanting to contact Hill can call (870) 780-4991.


Comments
Note: The nature of the Internet makes it impractical for our staff to review every comment. If you feel that a comment is offensive, please Login or Create an account first, and then you will be able to flag a comment as objectionable. Please also note that those who post comments on thetown-crier.com may do so using a screen name, which may or may not reflect a website user's actual name. Readers should be careful not to assign comments to real people who may have names similar to screen names. Refrain from obscenity in your comments, and to keep discussions civil, don't say anything in a way your grandmother would be ashamed to read.

Oh Poop

-- Posted by recycled on Fri, Oct 12, 2012, at 5:11 PM

Oh Poop

He also plans to continue his lifelong practice of serving as an advocate for the safety of children and the elderly.

-- Posted by recycled on Fri, Oct 12, 2012, at 5:14 PM

Loser Lost

-- Posted by recycled on Fri, Oct 12, 2012, at 5:51 PM


Respond to this story

Posting a comment requires free registration. If you already have an account on this site, enter your username and password below. Otherwise, click here to register.

Username:

Password:  (Forgot your password?)

Your comments:
Please be respectful of others and try to stay on topic.