While serving as Commander of the Hamilton County Justice Center, Charmaine McGuffey instituted policies and programs to engage and better serve the community, staff, and incarcerated individuals.
- Charmaine McGuffey leads with openness, collaboration, and transparency. This begins with listening to Sheriff’s office staff and the community, so that together optimum solutions to enhance safety in the community and in the jail, are implemented.
- Enable the community of family and friends to maintain connections to incarcerated persons in order to maximize a successful return to the community upon release from jail.
- Establish partnerships with community social service agencies to enhance sheriff’s office programs that promote post-release support.
“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.