Sheriff Nick Finch (NPA)
Graduate, public school, Carlisle, IA, 1981; graduate, U.S. Army Military Police Academy, Ft. McClellan, AL, 1982; completion, U.S. Army Primary Leadership Development Course, Basic Non Commissioned Officer Course, Phase I and II, and Advanced Non Commissioned Officer Course; attended, criminal justice studies, Tallahassee Community College; graduate, Lively Criminal Justice Law Enforcement Training Academy, December 1995; numerous other law enforcement and investigative training courses; numerous U.S. Army Training Schools
Active and Reserve, U.S. Army, 1981-2003; numerous overseas deployment including Korea, 1985; Theater of Operations “Operation Desert Storm,” Kuwait, 1991; NATO, Shape HQ, Belgium, 1992; “Operation Just Cause,” Panama, 1993
U.S. Army police supervisor, 22 years; deputy sheriff, State of Iowa, two years; special police officer, State of Iowa, two years; reserve deputy, Wakulla County, five years; inspector general investigator, State of Florida, five years; deputy sheriff, Liberty County, two years; state investigator, State of FL DBPR, PMW, one year; elected Sheriff of Liberty County, 2012
Honors and Affiliations
Numerous military awards and decorations; member, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 12010, Bristol, FL.
County Seat: Bristol
County Website: http://libertybocc.com/