SHERIFF TIM CAMERON FILES FOR RE-ELECTION
On January 9, 2018 Sheriff Tim Cameron of Morganza, Maryland filed his candidacy for re-election as Sheriff of St. Mary’s County. Sheriff Cameron has served for three terms as the Sheriff of St. Mary’s County and began his law enforcement career with the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office over 37 years ago.
During is tenure with the Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff Cameron served in every division of the Sheriff’s Office in a variety of positions and roles. With assignments ranging from Patrol Deputy to Division Commander, Sheriff Cameron is acknowledged as an innovative leader on a national scale. He has continued his education during his time as Sheriff of St. Mary’s County to better serve you.
Returning to school in 2006, Sheriff Cameron received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Management and his Masters of Science in Management from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. His diverse career in public service, command experience, dedication to professionalism, specialized training and education set apart his candidacy from others.
Sheriff Cameron was born in 1958 in Leonardtown, MD, the son of Roy R. and Elizabeth K. Cameron. As a child he lived on his grandparents, William and Lydia Abell’s farm in St. Inigoes, MD. He graduated from Bishop McNamara High School Forrestville, MD in 1977. He did post graduate studies at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA.
Sheriff Cameron noted, “It has been my privilege to serve as your Sheriff since December, 2006. My goal has been, and continues to be, to establish your Sheriff’s Office as the premier law enforcement agency that is responsive and accountable to its citizens. Through a shared vision, strategic management, accountability and adaptive leadership, the members of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office have achieved excellence at many levels. We strive to improve our efforts with a goal of sustaining viable communities, and improving the quality of life in St. Mary’s County.”
“I look forward to the opportunity to continue to work in partnership with the people of St. Mary’s County, as well as the talented, dedicated members of the Sheriff’s Office. I appreciate the community support of our Sheriff`s Office. It is a privilege to serve.”