Sheriff Greg Baloun was elected Dickinson County Sheriff in 1992 and subsequently took office on January 1, 1993. Baloun was re-elected in 1996, 2000, 2004 and again in 2008. Prior to being elected Sheriff, Baloun spent nine years with the Lake Park Police Department, eight of those years as the Chief of Police.Sheriff Baloun serves as D.A.R.E. instructor, and teaches students at all four school districts in Dickinson County. In 2007, Sheriff Baloun graduated from the FBI North Central Law Enforcement Executive Development Seminar (LEEDS).