Mason says sheriffs orientation helpful - - Jackson, MS

Mason says sheriffs orientation helpful

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Incoming Hinds County Sheriff Victor Mason is wi other newly elected sheriffs from across the state for orientation at the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy in Pearl this week.

He told 3 On Your Side he's getting a lot of helpful information as he prepares to take office next year.

"I am. As you know, the jail is my problem and I just found out there's another sheriff has the same problem, so we're gonna kinda share ideas and I'm getting a lot of good help from Mississippi Highway Patrol," said Mason. "They'll be willing to assist me, so I'm looking forward to it."

Mason takes the oath of office for Hinds County Sheriff January 4th.

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