The Sheriff is a county constitutional officer and is elected by the voters for four year terms. This elected office is composed of three divisions, uniform patrol, criminal investigations, and court services. The Sheriff and his staff enforce all state and county laws enacted for the protection of property, health, and welfare of all county citizens and its visitors. This office provides security for all courts, processes warrants, and operates a 100-bed county jail.

9825 SR 116
P.O. Box 286
Hamilton, GA 31811

Office Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Mike Jolley, Sheriff,

Department Stats
Full-Time Employees: 46
Part-Time Employees: 2
FY 2017-18 Budget: $3,748,370