Welcome to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office web site. I hope you enjoy your visit, and I welcome the opportunity to share with you information about our outstanding law enforcement agency. Our mission at the Sheriff's Office is to improve the quality of life in our county by reducing fear, preventing crime and enforcing the law while protecting each individual's freedoms guaranteed by the United States Constitution.
Richmond County is located approximately 70 miles Southeast of Charlotte NC and 60 miles west of Fayetteville NC. The county's land area is 500 square miles and serves a population of about 46.000 people.
On our web site, you will find information about the Richmond County Sheriff's Office, the most often used agency telephone numbers, recent news releases, and useful links to other sites. Through our web site and web links, you will be able to search for sexual predators and sexual offenders, find information about Department of Corrections inmates and information concerning North Carolina State government, and locate other interesting places to visit.
Our web site gives me yet another means of staying in touch. I have provided a place for you to send e-mail to me with your suggestions and comments about the Sheriff's Office and these pages.
James E. Clemmons, Jr., Sheriff