Rob Blair for Sheriff

On January 18th, Rob Blair was unanimously appointed by the Berkeley County Commission to serve the unexpired term of Sheriff ending Dec. 31, 2024. Rob is a Republican and is now running to serve another 4 years as your Sheriff of Berkeley County. He needs your vote in the May 14th Primary!
* Note: You can also vote for Rob for Sheriff if you are an independent in the primary, simply ask for a Republican ballot!

Rob Blair
Downtown Martinsburg Aerial Shot




Proven Leadership

Meet Rob Blair

A 35 year resident of Berkeley County, with deep roots in our community, Rob and his wife Mary Beth, a life-long resident, have 3 adult children: son Robby and his wife Esther, son Brady and his wife Sarah and daughter Lexy, as well as 2 grandchildren - William and Hazel. They have been extremely involved in their church and community for more than 30 years.

Rob has over 35 years of experience and training, with a large portion of his professional career in supervision/administration. He retired as Captain from the West Virginia State Police after serving 25 years and also was Troop Commander of the Eastern Panhandle|Potomac Highlands 7 county region.

After his retirement, he served 10 years as a Special Agent with the West Virginia Insurance Commission.

As your recently appointed Sheriff, Rob plans to use these valuable insights, lessons, experiences, community relationships / connections, and wisdom he has acquired throughout his career to carry out the important responsibilities of this office.

It is Rob's desire to move our county forward through unity, excellence, accountability and by doing the next right thing. Our campaign will focus on bringing people together, with a foundation of honesty, integrity, professionalism and proven leadership.

Rob Blair

Unanimously endorsed by The West Virginia Sheriff's Association

"I am humbled and honored to have received this endorsement from The West Virginia Sheriff's Association PAC, who, last week, voted unanimously to endorse me for the position of Sheriff of Berkeley County, WV. I truly appreciate your vote of confidence. It is a great honor to receive such an endorsement from this well respected and esteemed organization.

Thank you to the Sheriff's Association for the endorsement as the best choice to continue to serve the citizens of Berkeley County as their Sheriff. I look forward to maintaining strong relationships with the many Sheriffs, whom I've worked with in law enforcement over the years and also developing many more throughout our great state of West Virginia."

- Sheriff Rob Blair
Rob Blair

"Congratulations! The West Virginia Sheriff's Association PAC voted unanimously to endorse Rob Blair for the position of Sheriff of Berkeley County, WV."

President Jimmy Riffle, President of WVSA