Welcome to the Isle of Wight County Sheriff's Office Official Website

The Isle of Wight Sheriff's Office is a 24/7 full-service law enforcement agency. We pride ourselves on our commitment to providing effective and excellent service to the citizens of our county. The Isle of Wight County Sheriff's Office is responsible for law enforcement services within the county, courthouse security and civil process. In addition the Sheriff's Office manages the Animal Control department.

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17110 Monument Circle,  Isle of Wight, Virginia 23397

Our mission statement:

The Isle of Wight Sheriff’s Office is dedicated to protecting the lives, property, and rights of all citizens by providing professional law enforcement service built upon a firm foundation of ethics and integrity while we maintain partnerships within the community we have the honor of serving.


Click Here to Meet the Men and Women of the Isle of Wight County Sheriff's Office



Stay informed with Alert NIOW.  (Alert N Isle of Wight)

Alert NIOW 
is a software application used by Isle of Wight County to immediately contact you during a major crisis or emergency Alert NIOW delivers important emergency alerts, notifications, and updates to your cell phone, pager, Blackberry, PDA and/or e-mail account.

When an incident or emergency occurs, authorized senders will instantly notify you using 
Alert NIOW Alert NIOW is your personal connection to real-time updates, instructions on where to go, what to do, or what not to do, who to contact and other important information.





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