Major Tom Murphy

Sheriff's Office
Title: Major
Phone: 770-443-3015

He began a career in law enforcement in 1979 as a radio dispatcher for City of Dallas Police Department. Tom was hired at the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office in June 1983 as a Deputy. In October of 1984, he went back to work at Dallas Police as a Patrolman. In April of 1987, he came back to the Sheriff’s office as a Deputy. In 1989, Tom transferred into Investigation as a detective where he was promoted to the Rank of Major.

Paulding County Service
During his tenure with the Sheriff’s office he has received over 2000 hours of advanced training in several fields of law enforcement and the supervision of law enforcement officers in the performance of their duties.

Personal Information
Major Tom Murphy attended Hiram Elementary, Dallas Junior High and Paulding County High School. He is married with two daughters and one son.

Return to Staff Directory