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The Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office

The Sheriff’s Office has many statutory requirements and responsibilities that include, but not limited to, operating/maintaining the county jail, civil process, arrest warrant service, investigations, records, judicial protection, pistol permit, sex offender registry, Search & Rescue in Bankhead National Forest/Sipsey Wilderness, and patrol operations.  In addition to the mentioned duties, the Sheriff’s Office has programs that enhance law enforcement capabilities and efforts such as communications, School Resource Officers, Domestic Violence Unit, Explorers, Professional Standards, Homebound Checks, Citizen Academy, and other proactive projects.

The Sheriff’s Office is committed to our mission and our values of Duty, Integrity, and Courage.