William "Bill" Mills
301 N. Live Oak St.
Rockport, TX 78382
Fax: (361) 790-0164
Long respected as the county's top lawman, the sheriff has a range of duties that include criminal investigations, traffic enforcement, operation of the jail and other responsibilities.
Duties of the sheriff include:
Providing security for the operation of county and district courts;
Enforcing traffic laws, other county ordinances and other state laws;
Service of process;
Accepting bail for prisoners in his custody;
Conducting sales of seized and unclaimed properties; and
Taking charge of and responsibility for the county jail and prisoners
John Gutierrez, Chief Deputy