On Monday, 10/10/2022, Jeffrey Vaughan began duties with our agency as the current undersheriff. Jeff comes to us from the Salina Police Department and has more than 18 years law enforcement experience.
Jeff earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice from Fort Hays State University before beginning his law enforcement career with the Scott City Police Department in March of 2004. Jeff became a K9 handler and worked on a multi- jurisdictional drug task force while with the Scott City Police Department.
Jeff joined the Salina Police Department in February of 2007. While with the Salina Police Department, Jeff served as a K9 handler, a field training officer, and was a member of the agency’s Special Weapons & Tactics (SWAT) team. Jeff was serving as a detective with the Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Bureau when he left the agency to assume undersheriff duties.
As a detective, Jeff participated in various types of felony level investigations.
I am honored to have Jeff as our undersheriff and look forward to continuing to expand our agency’s capabilities.