April 18, 2022

Ep.46 Chief Deputy Matthew Thomas - Pinal County Sheriffs Office Narcotics Detective and SWAT team member

Ep.46 Chief Deputy Matthew Thomas - Pinal County Sheriffs Office Narcotics Detective and SWAT team member

On today's Zero Limit Limits podcast we chat to  Pinal County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy, Matthew Thomas. Chief Deputy Matthew Thomas has served the Pinal County Sheriff's Office with distinguishment since 1993. An Arizona native, Chief Thomas humbly began his law enforcement career as a Detention Officer before moving into Patrol, Narcotics Enforcement, SWAT team. Matt was promoted to Chief Deputy in 2016 when Sheriff Mark Lamb was elected.  As Chief Deputy for PCSO, Thomas is 2nd in command of the Sheriff’s Office consisting of 233 sworn staff, 207 Detention staff, and 234 civilian support staff and volunteers in a county that is 5,400 square miles with a population of approximately 500,000. Chief Thomas manages an overall budget for the Sheriff’s Office of $47.1 million dollars, oversees all PCSO operations for sworn Deputies, Detention and Civilian staff and acts as the Sheriff’s Senior Executive Officer.  Let's Go!