Mission and Vision

Conserving the Peace in Washington County.Mission Statement

Our mission is Conserving the Peace through values driven service. This means that every decision we make is grounded in these common core values:  

  • Do your best
  • Do the right thing
  • Treat others the way you want to be treated


Service Vision

Provide law enforcement, jail, and civil process services that consistently meet the highest professional standards.


We are recognized for superior and innovative services, and a tradition of fairness. The Sheriff's Office leads through accountability, planning, and example.


We provide reliable, competent, attentive service that is responsive to citizen needs. Our community service reputation makes the Sheriff's Office the public's choice of primary law enforcement service providers.


We value the public trust given to us as we enforce the laws and conserve the peace in this community.


We are honored to serve the many communities of Washington County. 


Welcome to YOUR Sheriff's Office!