Chief Deputy Jamie Page has forty-two years of combined law enforcement and corrections experience.   Before accepting the Chief Deputy Position with the Hays County Sheriff’s Office, Chief Page was the Travis County Sheriff’s Office Training Director and Crisis Intervention Team Lieutenant.

During Chief Page’s career with Travis County, he served in first line, middle, and upper management, which included budget preparation, management, policy development and implementation in both Law Enforcement and Corrections.




Married in 1983.  They have two sons, who are now adults.




1973 - Associate of Arts in Law Enforcement Administration (Thornton Community College – South Holland, IL)


1978 - Bachelor of Science in Law Enforcement Administration (Western Illinois University)



1973-1976 – United States Marine Corps Military Policeman

1976 - USMC Marksmanship Instructor School – Quantico, VA


Positions held during his law enforcement career:

Training Academy Director, Travis County - 1994 – 1999

Range Master, Travis County

Sniper/Observer & SWAT Team Member, Travis County

Major Incident Commander, Travis County 1985-1990

Lieutenant of Criminal Investigations/Major Crimes, Burglary, Theft, Sex Offender Registration, Crime Lab, Civil Process, Vehicle Impound & Estray.

Supervised Central Command Security staff of 67 officers and numerous buildings to include 24/7 security for the Co-Located Austin-Travis County emergency communications complex

Managed the purchasing, maintenance and installation of equipment for the Sheriff’s Fleet of 525 vehicles to include trucks, motorcycles, boats, electric and heavy equipment.

Supervised Del Valle Corrections Building #1 a 690 inmate jail facility

Supervised the Del Valle Corrections Complex Security force & critical incidents for a facility housing over 2,000 inmates


Professional Certifications/Specialized Training:

Chief Page holds a Master Peace Officer certification awarded in 1997, the highest-level certification afforded to a Texas peace officer.

He is also a TCLEOSE Instructor & Firearms Instructor.

FBI National Academy graduate class #173 - June 1993

Texas Licensed Jailer

DPS/Robinette Academy Executive Protection School 1986

FBI Sniper School, Camp Bullis, San Antonio, TX 1991

Over 5000 TCLEOSE training hours


Awards/Career Achievements


1994 - Medal of Valor, Travis County


1994 - SWAT Award, Travis County


1995 - Meritorious Conduct, Travis County


1994, 1997, 2002 & 2004 - Commendation Award, Travis County


1998 - 20 Year Safe Driving Award, Travis County


1998 - 20 years Travis County Service Pin


2002 -  Supervisor of the Year, Travis County


2003 - 25 years Travis County Service Pin


2004 - Critical Incident Stress Management Employee of the Year, Travis County


2004 - Extra Mile Award, Travis County


2004 - SWAT Award, Travis County


1993 & 2005 - Deputy Sheriff of the Year, Travis County


2006 & 2008 - Sheriff’s Unit Citation Award, Travis County


2007 - Reserve Deputy Association Outstanding Contribution, Travis County


2008 - 30 years Travis County Service Pin


2010 - 130 letters of commendation throughout the 32 years of service to Travis County