The Gulf County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit is supervised by Sgt. Matt Herring and is responsible for conducting narcotic and vice investigations in Gulf County. Information from citizens and the utilization of informants are used to investigate the distribution of illegal substances. The unit conducts complex and long-term investigations involving illegal clandestine labs, drug trafficking, and marijuana eradication. The Narcotics Unit maintains contact with citizens and law enforcement agencies at the local, state, and federal levels. In addition to narcotic and vice investigations, the unit assists the Sheriff's Office with surveillance operations, electronic monitoring, and undercover operations.
Information regarding illegal drug activity from the public plays an important role in the success of the unit. If you see something, say something! Call the Gulf County Sheriff's Office and ask to speak with an investigator in the Narcotics Unit, submit a tip via our website, or contact CrimeStoppers at 785-TIPS.