One year has passed since Sheriff Jim Skinner was sworn into office and much has changed within the ranks of the Collin County Sheriff’s Office.
A new start
Skinner, who took office in January 2017, was elected after long-time sheriff Terry Box decided not to seek re-election.
One of the first items the new sheriff decided to tackle was the reorganization of a patrol division. With only five deputies per shift attempting to cover 500 square miles, the division was seriously overworked.
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