Our Mission is “Taking Care of People.” SJSO is committed to defending, protecting and providing support to the people of St. Johns County.
We strive to meet the diverse needs of this wonderful community and aim to make it a better place each day for citizens and visitors alike. We’re here for you. This website is intended to give you easy access to our resources and keep you informed on the most up-to-date information possible.
Sheriff David B. Shoar
Undersheriff Matthew Cline
The Undersheriff is the Sheriff’s principal command staff officer for directing, coordinating, supervising, and training the staff, except in areas reserved for the Sheriff. Undersheriff Cline frees the Sheriff from routine details and passes pertinent information and insight from the staff to the Sheriff and vice versa. He assists the Sheriff in supervising the daily operation of the agency, participates in the planning process for present and future conditions, and assists the divisions in attaining agency goals and mission.