Live Oak County Sheriff's Office

George West, Texas

(361) 449 - 2271

Sheriff Larry R. Busby

Welcome, I'm Larry R. Busby, your Sheriff.  I've been your Sheriff for the past Thirty-Nine (39) years and bring over Forty-Six (46) years of experience to the Office of Sheriff and to the citizens of Live Oak County.  I would like to provide you with an insight into your Sheriff and the Sheriff's office.  As always feel free to leave me a comment and/or suggestion anytime. 



Sheriff of Live Oak County from January 1, 1981 to Present

Chief Criminal Investigator for Live Oak County Sheriff's Office from March 1, 1979

to December 31, 1980

Patrol Deputy with Live Oak County Sheriff's Office from June 1, 1978 to March 1, 1979

Reserve and Part-time Deputy Sheriff with Live Oak County Sheriff's Office from October 25, 1974

to June 1, 1978

Law Enforcement Instructor at Bee County College

Seventh and Eighth grade math teacher for Mathis I.S.D. from September, 1969 to May , 1975 & 

September , 1976 to May, 1978 



Licenses And Certifications:


Master Peace Officer License (1994)

Instructor Certificate (1986)

Firearms Instructor Certificate (1986,1999)

Jailer License (1981)

Secondary School Teacher Certificate (1974)



Formal Education:


Texas A & I University, Kingsville, Texas - Bachelor of Science in Agriculutre Business - 1969

Texas Secondary Teacher Certificate in Business Administration and Math (208 Hrs) - 1974

Charlotte High School, Charlotte, Texas - Graduated 1963