John R. Robertson

Sheriff's Office
Title: Sheriff
Phone: 707-253-4501
John R. Robertson

Sheriff John Robertson started his law enforcement career with the San Mateo, (California) Police Department in 1981. He moved to the Napa Sheriff's Office in 1991, where he worked his way through the ranks and was appointed Sheriff by the Napa County Board of Supervisors, on April 6th, 2012. John holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from San Diego State University and is a graduate of the Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Academy, Leadership Napa Valley and the Senior Management Institute for Police (SMIP - Boston, Mass). He is a member of the California State Sheriff's Association, California Peace Officers Association, Police Executive Research Forum and Leadership Napa Valley.

Sheriff Robertson is the Sheriff-Coroner and premier law enforcement official in Napa County. The current Sheriff's Office staff consists of one hundred eleven sworn deputy positions and thirty six support staff positions. 

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