Mission Statement

Best Sheriff Badge 2017The Mission of the Suffolk Sheriff's Office is to provide quality services to the citizens of the City of Suffolk with integrity, compassion, and a commitment to justice. As dedicated professionals, we will ensure the peace and safety of all citizens, will uphold the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Virginia, will be responsive to the needs of the community, and will treat everyone with respect and fairness; free from self-interest, prejudice, or favoritism.  Community relations and engagement will be the cornerstone of our organization, justice its foundation, and a commitment to excellence is to be the bulwark of our structure.