Programs & Services

  1. Accreditation

    The Sheriff’s Office received accreditation through CALEA in 2003.

  2. Chaplain Corp

    The Sheriff’s Office Chaplain Corps includes volunteers who serve all divisions of the Sheriff’s Office.

  3. Corrections

    View information about Blount County Corrections.

  4. Court Support Division

    Learn about the different Programs and Services provided by the Sheriff's Office.

  5. Criminal Investigations

    Investigative Operations includes the Criminal Investigations Unit and the Narcotics Unit, also known as the Fifth Judicial Drug Task Force.

  6. Narcotics

    The Narcotics Unit is part of the larger Fifth Judicial Drug Task Force, which is a multi-agency effort led by the Sheriff’s Office.

  7. Office of Professional Standards

    The Office of Professional Standards is a vital part of Sheriff’s Office operations.

  8. Patrol & Public Safety

    The Patrol and Public Safety Operations is comprised of the uniformed patrol staff, the Traffic Safety Unit, the School Resource Officers Unit, and the K-9 Unit.

  9. Public Information Office

    The Office of Media Relations and Public Information works as a liaison between the Sheriff’s Office and the media to keep the public informed.

  10. Records Division

    The Records Division maintains and archives thousands of records and documents throughout the year.

  11. Training Division

    The primary function of the Training Unit is to plan and coordinate all training Sheriff's Office employees undertake each year.