Jason Hicks grew up in Clay County and currently resides in rural Hitterdal. He earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice from Minnesota State University Moorhead and completed law enforcement skills training at Alexandria Technical College.
His service in the U.S. Army from 1989 to 2007 included 15 years as a non-commissioned officer. Currently a detective with the Clay County Sheriff’s Dept., Hicks has been in law enforcement for 18 years in patrol and investigative roles.
“With over 25 years of leadership experience as a U.S. Army combat veteran and community leader,” Hicks said, “I have the insight and fortitude to lead as the Sheriff of Clay County. I wish to bring about transparency through open and honest communication …”
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