Nassau County Sheriff's Office

An Accredited Florida Law Enforcement Agency

Non-Emergency Lines: (904) 225-5174 | (904) 548-4009 | toll free (855) 725-2630

Director of Operations

Director of Operations Roy HendersonRoy Henderson

Roy Henderson is a thirty-five year law enforcement veteran. He is an accomplished law enforcement management professional with extensive background in operations, critical incident and homeland security administration and critical incident management. He rose through the ranks from patrolman; narcotics  detective; patrol sergeant; homicide sergeant; lieutenant of patrol, tactical support, SWAT, assistant chief of patrol; assistant chief of homeland security, SWAT Commander and Chief of Homeland Security, Narcotics and Vice before his retirement from the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from Liberty University. The Director of Patrol & Investigations oversees all aspects of the Law Enforcement Operations such as the Patrol Division, Criminal Investigations Division & Victims Advocate Program, Narcotic’s and Vice, Crime Scene Unit, Special Operations, Traffic Unit, Special Response Team (SRT), Agriculture/Marine Unit, D.A.R.E., Dive Team, Emergency Management, Civil Process, School Resource officers and school crossing guards.

Director Henderson can be reached at or 904-548-4013.