Sheriff retires after serving Natchitoches Parish for 43 years

The first day of Sheriff Victor Jones’ retirement was yesterday, July 1. Jones has 43 years of experience serving and protecting the residents of Natchitoches Parish.

When Jones announced his decision to not seek re-election, he stated, “It has been the most rewarding career I could have ever imagined. I am so thankful to my fellow deputies through the years and the current team in the Sheriff’s Office who work tirelessly to serve the citizens of our parish.”

Congratulations from the NPJ!

30 thoughts on “Sheriff retires after serving Natchitoches Parish for 43 years

  1. Congratulations on your retirement! Thank you for your service! So proud of you and my home town!
    Brenda Jones-Gant

  2. Thank you for your service! Well done! So many people love you and hate to see you go. However, retirement is wonderful.

  3. Congratulations Vic. What a long and rewarding career. You were always so good to me and my staff at Adult Probation & Parole. I’ll never forget it. I hope you enjoy your retirement as much as I’m enjoying mine. God speed my friend.

  4. 43 years. Vic , The great ones become legends . You my friend are a legend. A Sheriffs Sheriff.
    Proud for you to retire with great health and good reward. Enjoy life Vic. Thank you for your years of service to Natchitoches Parish and the entire state.

    Our Sheriff!!!

  5. Thank you for your many years of service to the people of Natchitoches Parish. You are a credit to law enforcement.

    I hope you enjoy a long and wonderful retirement.

  6. You did an awesome job. You will leave great memories for all who worked for you and everyone you came in contact with. Enjoy your retirement. You will always be Sheriff of Natchitoches to me.

  7. Congratulations on your retirement. Wishing you & Dee the best times of life laid back and living it up. May God Forever Bless You and Your Family with a lots of Love and Happiness. Thank You for doing such a Excellent Job as our Sheriff. You were magnificent. Take care you know Stuart gone be visiting Lol 😆 We Love Y’all and Miss you .Thanks for a job well done.

  8. 🙂 And to think, you started as a 17 year old who, in 1969, tried to outrun a State Trooper, from Melrose to Natchez to Pratt’s Bridge and back towards Bermuda Bridge, ending up in the jail where you worked and oversaw the miscreants as the chief law enforcement officer in the parish. Congratulations, Sheriff (Retired).

  9. Brother, we are proud of your service to the parish, your retirement is well deserved. Congratulations, Ken & Sylvia

  10. Thank you for giving of yourself unselfishly of all hours and days. Relentless hours from your own family to ours for all these years. Wishing you a long and happy healthy retirement.

  11. Congratulations Sir, Enjoy your retirement. Thank you for your service!!! God bless you and your family!!

  12. Wishing you a very happy and healthy retirement. Thank you for giving your all to the people of Natchitoches parish.

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