The patrol deputies general responsibilities shall at all times to preserve the public peace, prevent crime, detect and arrest violators of the law, protect life and property and enforce all criminal laws of the State of Arkansas. Sometimes the laws may not be favored by the public but the officers have taken an oath to uphold the constitution and the laws. They take the initial call and report to the Sheriff and staff. Deputies also serve civil process paper work, and also serve as Bailiff's for all Newton County Court's.
NC3 - Deputy Anthony Kent NC4 - Deputy Adam Sirmons
NC5 - Deputy JD Harper NC6 - Deputy Barney Heft
NC8 - Deputy Gary Waters NC11 - Deputy Steve Harper
Part Time Deputies
Newton County Sheriff's Office has four certified part-time deputies.
NC15 - Deputy Bryan Wheeler.
NC16 - Deputy Nate Allen. Deputy Nate Allen is assigned to Western Grove as a metro unit. The city of Western Grove pays the salary for this Deputy.
NC17 - Deputy Aaron Carter.
NC18 - Deputy Josiah Smith.
The Sheriff's Office has a reserve division that assists the department. These individuals have volunteered their time to help in the safety of Newton County. They have received a minimum of 110 hours of training.