The Hanover County, Virginia, Sheriff’s Office Serving Our Community Since 1720
The Hanover County Sheriff’s Office has been guarding the safety of our community since 1720, making us one of the oldest law enforcement agencies in the nation. The duties of our office has changed dramatically since the 1700’s, but our mission has remained the same ...
"Continuing the partnership with our community, the members of the Sheriff’s Office, promise to provide all citizens with the highest degree of protection for their lives and property and to develop community responsibility directed at reducing crime and enhancing safety through problem-solving tactics, thereby creating an environment where crime cannot flourish."
As you explore this site, we hope you‘ll become increasingly aware of the services and information available through the Hanover Sheriff’s Office. Please use the available links to find out more about the department, and feel free to contact us directly with your questions or comments.