Mission

Our Mission

It shall be the mission of the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office to promote a safe, secure workplace for our employees through continued in-service training, encouragement of professionalism, recognition of excellence in the workplace and a commitment to running a safe, secure detention facility.

It shall also be the mission of the Franklin County Correctional Facility to promote community safety by safely keeping all inmates committed to our custody either serving a sentence or awaiting disposition of outstanding charges. Inmates detained by the Franklin County Correctional Facility will be provided with safe, secure housing, nutritious meals, educational and rehabilitation programs, medical and mental health care and any other needs to promote a smooth transition back into society.

Members of the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office performing law enforcement duties will do so with the utmost of professionalism and respect to those with whom they come into contact. Public safety and service will be a priority for this agency.