Department Leadership

Ford Hayman

Police Department

Raised in Clinton, Hayman graduated from Clinton High school. Hayman is married to Clinton native Sandi (Crosby) Hayman. Ford and Sandi Hayman are the proud parents of two boys, Connor and Cole.

Chief Hayman received his B.S. in Sociology with a minor in Criminal Justice from Mississippi College.

Chief Hayman comes to the Clinton Police Department having served in multiple law enforcement roles in Byram, Jackson, and the Mississippi Department of Corrections.

Beginning in 2010 Hayman  served the Byram Police Department, most recently as Commander of Administrative Support since 2012. Prior to his promotion to Commander, Hayman worked as supervisor of detectives for the Byram Police Department.

Chief Hayman began his law enforcement career with the Jackson Police Department as a patrolman in 2000. Hayman’s service to the Jackson Police included roles with the S.W.A.T. team as well as a detective in the Robbery and Homicide division.