Sheriff Jeff Davis is a dedicated public safety officer, having over 35 years of service with the Sarpy County Sheriff ’s Office. He is committed as a leader in his career as a law enforcement official.
Sheriff Davis began his career with Sarpy County at age 18 as a dispatcher for the Sarpy County Emergency 911 Operations Center. Davis then attained his law enforcement officer certification and became a deputy sheriff for Sarpy County. Sheriff Davis gathered experience while working in the various divisions of the sheriff's office, to include Road Patrol, Investigations, Jail and Administration. Throughout his tenure, Sheriff Davis advanced through the ranks of the office, eventually promoted to chief deputy. Davis was sworn in as Sarpy County Sheriff in 2005. Sheriff Davis graduated from the 155th Session of the FBI Academy at Quantico, Virginia.
Sheriff Davis has been an active member of the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 3, Knights of Columbus, National FBI Academy Graduate's Association, and Chairman of the Nebraska Law Enforcement Easter Seals Telethon. Sheriff Davis has helped with Easter Seals camps, assisting children with physical and mental challenges. His achievements include Past President and Vice-President of the Sarpy County Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 3, recipient of the “Michael J. Elman Officer of the Year” Award. He received the Bellevue Kiwanis Chapter “Officer of the Year” award. While serving a term on the Bellevue City Council in 1996, Davis was presented the “Jewel of Bellevue” award by Past Bellevue Mayor Boyd. Davis has promoted helping others by participating in blood donations with the American Red Cross and is a “Ten Gallon Blood Donor”. Sheriff Davis is devoted to making contributions in public service and community involvement projects.