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Posted on: June 19, 2020

SHERIFF'S OFFICE ADVISES DO A SELF INSPECTION OF YOUR VEHICLE

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Once a year Virginia State Inspection is good, but may not be enough to ward off vehicle problems when you travel.

Creating the habit of doing self-inspections of your auto is a good way to prevent unexpected maintenance costs down the road.

Also, before yo...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: June 18, 2020

ROCKY MOUNT BAPTIST CHURCH DONATES PIZZA LUNCH

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Yesterday, June 17th, Rocky Mount Baptist Church donated a hefty pizza lunch from Hema’s Italian restaurant to the Office of the Sheriff! The hot lunch was much appreciated on the cold, rainy day. Thank you, Rocky Mount Baptist!!

Pictured are Cou...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: June 15, 2020

WE CARE ATV RIDE A HUGE SUCCESS

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This past Saturday, the We Care held their ATV ride around the Blue Ridge Parkway.Organizer and former long time Franklin County Sheriff’s Office member, Harry Clingenpeel stated they had many riders and raised over $1,450 dollars for We Care No...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: June 1, 2020

LOCAL MCDONALD'S GIFTS SHERIFF'S OFFICE

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The McDonald’s of Rocky Mount supplied the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office night shift employees with a meal on Friday, May 29th.
Sgt. Jesse Ramsey is pictured with McDonald’s staff Alice Foley and Melissa Spicer.
What a wonde...
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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: May 15, 2020

STRONG TOWER MINISTRIES VISITS FRANKLIN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE

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 Dave Herald of Strong Tower Ministries stopped our office on Thursday, May 14th and gifted FCSO with coffee, PPE masks and other items.

 Strong Tower Ministries reaches out to law enforcement, public safety and/or military personnel suff...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: May 15, 2020

KELLER WILLIAMS REALTY DONATES TO SHERIFF'S OFFICE

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Keller Williams Realty, located locally in Westlake, donated comfort stuffed animals when Franklin County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrive at situations where a child needs assistance emotionally.

Keller Williams Realty also gifted other law enfo...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: May 12, 2020

NATIONAL PEACE OFFICERS MEMORIAL DAY

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In 1962, President Kennedy proclaimed May 15 as National Peace Officers Memorial Day and the calendar week in which May 15 falls, as National Police Week. 

Established by a joint resolution of Congress in 1962, National Police Week pays special re...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: May 8, 2020

HOMESTEAD CREAMERY VISITS FCSO

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Homestead Creamery of Burnt Chimney brought their mobile trailer to the Sheriff’s Office parking lot on Thursday, May 7th. Offering many flavors of their great ice cream at a reduced price, the courthouse, jail and Office of the Sheriff complexe...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: May 7, 2020

LUNCH DONATION FROM QUIZNOS

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Today, May 6th, the Office of the Sheriff was provided two trays of sandwiches for lunch from Quiznos, donated by Virginia Furniture Market. We greatly appreciate the support!

Pictured is Dispatcher Withrow

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: May 5, 2020

LOCAL COMPANY DONATES N95 MASKS

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Tuesday, May 5th, ShopEvident located in Glade Hill, donated 900 N95 masks to first responders in the county.Masks were divided between Franklin County Department of Public Safety, Rocky Mount Police Department and the Office of the Sheriff."We thank...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: May 5, 2020

FRANKLIN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE K9 SASHA TO GET DONATION OF BODY ARMOR

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Franklin County Sheriff’s Office K9 Sasha will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Sasha’s vest is sponsored by Don and Misty Fike of Ga...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: May 2, 2020

DAYLIGHT DONUTS HAS NEW OWNER

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Daylight Donuts in Rocky Mount is under new ownership.

Sarah Hammock, new owner/operator, welcomes everyone to stop by. At the same location, 918 Old Franklin Turnpike in the Rocky Mount Plaza.

 Sarah gifted the Sheriff’s Office with 2 do...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: May 3, 2020

DONATED MASKS FOR THE OFFICE OF THE SHERIFF

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The Office of the Sheriff wants to extend a great "Thank You" to Mary Hall for her generous donation of handmade masks for the members and their families! We appreciate the support!!

Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: May 2, 2020

MCDONALD'S PROVIDES MEALS FOR NIGHT SHIFT

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McDonald’s of Rocky Mount recently provided dinner for members of the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.

Owner/Operator, Amanda Rucker said, "We wanted to make sure the evening shift received meals. It was our pleasure to provide fo...

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