Wharton County Sheriff's Office


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Division Officers

Sgt. Jim Staude

Sgt. Matt Machart

Sgt. Scott Grosser

Deputy Benjamin Swain

Deputy Alec Hines

Deputy Adrian Morales 

Deputy Benjamin Flores

Deputy Josh Anderson

Deputy Joe Ray Joines

Deputy Constable Pct. 2 Rodrick Taylor

This highly trained division is used in high-risk situations in Wharton County and periodically in neighboring law enforcement jurisdictions by request. 

Each of the E.R.T. Division officers undergo hundreds of hours of intense training in hostage negotiations, barricaded suspect scenes, felony warrant service, and raid team drills.

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