The mission of the Tunica County Detention Center is to maintain social order and provide professional detention services within prescribed ethical and constitutional limits.
1. The Sheriff's Office will enforce the law in a fair and impartial manner, recognizing both statutory and judicial limitations relating to the confinement and constitutional rights of all persons.
2. The Sheriff's Office recognizes that no facility can operate at its maximum potential without supportive input from the citizens it serves.
3. The Sheriff's Office actively solicits and encourages the cooperation of all citizens to reduce and limit the opportunities for crime.
4. The sheriff's office will maximize the use of its resources.