Assistant Deputy Superintendent Tom Comer began his career with the Norfolk Sheriff’s Office as a Correctional Officer
ADS Comer progressed through the ranks primarily with the community corrections division. In 1988, he was appointed to the position of Outreach Corrections Officer, working in the Electronic Incarceration Program (EIP). Tom was promoted to the position of Assistant Director
in 1991 and then to the Director of Outreach Corrections in 1992.
Tom has led the Norfolk Sheriff’s Office in attaining the American Correctional Associations (ACA) accreditation for EIP. The NSO is currently accredited until May 2018.
In February 2016 Tom was again promoted to the position of Assistant Deputy Superintendent of Community Corrections where he oversees the Office of Community Corrections, EIP, Recovery Homes and Community Work Service.