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News Release
Deke DeMars no Longer Employed by the Deschutes County Sheriff's Office - 04/05/21

Released by: Sergeant Jayson Janes

Date Released: April 5, 2021


Deke DeMars submitted his resignation from the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office effective April 1, 2021. Deke DeMars is no longer employed by the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office.

The Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office is a full service agency that oversees the adult jail, provides patrol, criminal investigations, civil process and search and rescue operations. Special units include SWAT, Marine Patrol, ATV Patrol, Forest Patrol, along with six K9 teams. Founded in 1916 and today led by your duly elected Sheriff L. Shane Nelson, the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office serves over 200,000 residents in Deschutes County. The agency has 259 authorized and funded personnel, which includes 191 sworn employees who provide services to the 3,055 square miles of Deschutes County.

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