Overview:The Virginia Beach Sheriff's Office is dedicated to the efficient and effective provision of Sheriff’s services to our community, including operating the city Correctional Center, providing courthouse security and serving civil paperwork. Our commitment focuses on competent, expeditious and courteous services that enhance our citizens’ safety while providing value for their tax dollar.
To provide for the public safety of the citizens of Virginia Beach, through the efficient and
professional operations of the Sheriff’s Office as provided for in the Constitution and the Code
Through teamwork and in partnership with the community, we will fulfill our mission statement with commitment, integrity, compassion and professionalism.
100 percent compliance - Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission Accreditation four-year re-accreditation assessment (190 standards and 747 proofs of compliance) - October 2013
100 percent score - Department of Corrections 3-year audit - October 2013
100 percent compliance score - Department of Criminal Justice Services Training Academy re-certification - June 2015
100 percent score - Virginia Department of Corrections Life, Health and Safety inspection - November 2015