Arlington County Sheriff's Office
|Arlington County Sheriff's Office|
|Operations jurisdiction||Arlington, Virginia, USA|
|Map of Arlington County Sheriff's Office's jurisdiction.|
|Size||26 square miles (67 km2)|
|Legal jurisdiction||Arlington County|
|General nature||• Local civilian agency|
The Arlington County Sheriff's Office (ACSO) provides law enforcement services for 207,627 people within 26 square miles (67 km2) of jurisdiction within Arlington County, VA. These services include responsibility for the operation of the local jail, courthouse security and service of civil papers. The Sheriff may also execute criminal warrants.
Beth Arthur is the elected sheriff.
The ACSO has 270 sworn civilian personnel.
The facility employs a total of approximately 200 staff members, 160 being Deputy Sheriffs.
- Code of Virginia § 15.2-1609
- "History of Sheriff's Office". Arlington County Government. Retrieved 4 August 2015.
- Arlington County Sheriff's Office - About[permanent dead link]
- Arlington County Sheriff's Office - Correction Division