County Sheriff


Sheriff Silversmith has a diversified and extensive law enforcement background. His experience and proven record of commitment to the citizens are essential to the priorities of maintaining public trust, strengthening community partnerships, and providing fair and impartial service to our community.


Sheriff Silversmith is focused on crime prevention through strong partnerships with all community and criminal justice stakeholders. He encourages proactive interaction with community stakeholders including neighborhood associations.


He knows that our community is looking for solutions. He sees the McKinley County Sheriff’s Office as being a leader in these solutions. Ron has devoted his entire career to public safety and is committed to serving the citizens of McKinley County with integrity and honesty. Through Ron’s long career, he has earned the respect of our community with principles of collaboration, accountability and fairness.