Pictured from Left: Chapter Vice President David Hinson, Banks County Sheriff Carlton Speed and Chapter President Jane Finley.

Carlton Speed, sheriff of Banks County, spoke to Chapter 1818 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) at the X-Factor Restaurant in Toccoa at the August meeting.

Sheriff Speed stated that he is one of four Constitutional officers elected by the people of Banks County which means he works directly for the people of his county in law enforcement. The sheriff has a staff of 82 assisting him in keeping the peace and he has his deputies are as close as a 9-1-1 call.

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