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Morris A. Young, Sheriff
Gadsden County, Florida
339 East Jefferson Street
Quincy, Florida , 32351 
Email: gcso@tds.net
Phone: (850) 627-9233
For Emergencies Call 911

Sheriff’s Profile


James A. Shanks High School; Lively Vocational School; Lively Law Enforcement Academy; Institute of Police Technology and Management, Chipola Jr. College; Community Oriented Policing Institute of Gainesville; Executive Level Management Education and Training, Florida Criminal Justice Executive Institute, National Sheriffs’ Association.


Quincy Police Department, 11 years; Gadsden County Sheriff’s Office, 12 years; elected Sheriff of Gadsden County, 2004; ran unopposed 2008; re-elected 2012 and 2016 and 2020

Honors and Affiliations 

Officer of the Year, Quincy Police Department and Countywide, 1995.