Undersheriff Roy Smith began his law enforcement career in 1987 with the Council Grove, KS Police Department. In 1989 Undersheriff Smith accepted a position as a Deputy with the Neosho County Sheriff’s Office. Smith served Neosho County as a Deputy and Detective before being promoted to Undersheriff. Smith served as Undersheriff of Neosho County from 1991-1997.
In 2001 Smith joined the Allen County Sheriff’s Office as a Deputy. In 2003, Smith was appointed Undersheriff for Sheriff Atkins. Smith held this position until 2005 when Sheriff Williams was elected.
Smith remained with the Allen County Sheriff’s Office as a Deputy before being promoted to Master Deputy. Smith was promoted to Captain in April 2013 before being appointed as Undersheriff in November. Smith brings a great amount of knowledge and experience to the Sheriff’s Office including involvement with Drug Court and Court Services. Along with his involvement in these, Smith oversees the day to day operations of the Patrol Division.
Undersheriff Roy Smith
Allen County Sheriff’s Office
1 N. Washington
Iola, KS 66749