Deputy Anthony Carter has been in law enforcement for ten (10) years, he has been a member of the Independence County Sheriffs Department since March of 2009. Deputy Carters current assignment is with the patrol division where he conducts criminal patrol and traffic enforcement. Deputy Carter is also a Field Training Officer, which means that he is responsible for the training of new recruits. Deputy Carters law enforcement education includes among other things the basic academy, F.T.O. Certification and law enforcement sniper training.