The Grayson County Sheriff’s Office, under the leadership of Sheriff Richard Vaughan, provides law enforcement and emergency services to the citizens of the county. The Sheriff’s Office currently consists of 33 state or grant funded sworn and civilian employees. These positions include law enforcement officers, communications officers, school resource officers, court security and civil officers as well as support personnel.

The deputies patrol the 451 square miles of Grayson County, Virginia answering a variety of calls for service. Communications officers in the Dispatch Center receive over 550 calls each month.

The department is dedicated to the service and protection of the community. Please explore this site to learn more about the Grayson County Sheriff’s Office.

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The Grayson County Sheriff’s Office recently held its awards luncheon at the sheriff’s office.  Sheriff Richard Vaughan said “I am very proud of our Deputies and staff who work very hard each and every day to serve the citizens of Grayson County.  All of our staff are worthy of being commended for their efforts”.   Four Deputies were presented plaques for leading the department in arrests in certain categories.  The Employee/Deputy of the Year was voted on by staff.

Pictured from left – Chief Deputy David Ashby, Deputy Drew McCraw – Top Drug Arrests for 2017; Top DUI Enforcement 2017 – Jason Carico; Top Criminal Arrests for 2017 – Deputy Jeremy Moss; Employee of the Year for 2017 – Sgt. Doug Waller; Sheriff Richard Vaughan.


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As people remember the events one year ago in #Charlottesville, please do not forget the sacrifice of the two @VSPPIO State Troopers, Lt. Henry Cullen and my baby brother, Trooper-Pilot Berke Bates, who died protecting the citizens of #Virginia the day before his 41st birthday. t.co/neOhPmLdmX
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The staff at the Grayson County Sheriff’s Office and the Independence Police Department wish to thank everyone who worked, helped and/or supported our 8th annual National Night Out Against Crime for 2018. #nationalnightout
Grayson County High School & Maintenance Staff
Town of Independence
First United Methodist Church, Ellen Davis, Freddy Hall and the Grayson County Cluster of Methodist Churches and all the churches that came out to help with their many volunteers.
Coomes Construction
Rainbow Creations
Ruell & Imelda Holeton
Appalachian Title & Settlement
Walters Vault Service
Guynn Furniture
Darco Southern
Blue Ridge Tire
Skyline National Bank
Wingate Insurance
Brush Creek Baptist Church
Paddleyax Kayaks
Gold Hill Baptist Church
Taylors Chapel Church
Little Wilson Retreat
Fries Baptist Church
Mtn. View Baptist Church
Mt. Rogers
Grayson County DSS
Mtn. Valley Hospice
Grayson Nursing
US Cellular
Grayson Gideon Camp
VA Department of Game & Inland Fisheries
Grayson County Dems
Blood Brigade
Independence Fire Department and Fire Chief Gary Hash
Billingsway Farm & Arena
Vernon Landreth
Tom Ohmsen
Jerry Wood
David Cline
John Viers
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Thank you for serving our public. You put your lives on the line every day and we appreciate you.

We are honored to be a part of a great community event.

Retweeted Israel O'Quinn (@IsraelOQuinn):

Glad to see everyone at #nationalnightout2018 in Independence! Such a good way for the community to come together right before school starts. t.co/n4pYRZ9ttF
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