Category Archives: Community Relations

Body Worn Camera Program

Winchester’s Sheriff’s Office Schedule Public Information Open House on Body-Worn Cameras   WINCHESTER –   The Body Worn Camera Program is currently in the procurement phase.  We will keep you updated as the process continues. In November, City Council provided consent to City staff to accept a grant from the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) to…
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Annual Statistics and Activities

2018 Report The Winchester City Sheriff's Office and it's employees take pride in their hard work ethic, but also in being community oriented while trying to give back to Winchester's citizens and civic groups.  Here is the events and statistics reported from 2018. Days that security was provided at the Winchester/Frederick County Joint Judicial Center. 228…
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Winchester City Sheriff’s Office Day Fishing Camp

2018 Fishing Camp Registration The Winchester City Sheriff's Office will be holding it second annual fishing camp, (Cops and Bobbers) on Saturday August 25, 2018 from 10:00am to 2:00pm at the Winchester Chapter of Izaak Walton League, located at 2839 Millwood Pike Winchester Virginia. Those attending will learn valuable lessons from the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries while enjoying a wonderful day…
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Drug Take Back Day

DRUG DISPOSAL BOX LOCATED AT THE JOINT JUDICIAL CENTER! The Winchester City Sheriff's Office has obtained a prescription drug disposal box.  The box is easily identifiable by it's red color.  It is located between the Cameron Street entrance, (screening station) and the Frederick County Circuit Court Clerk's Office.  You can dispose or your prescription drugs Monday…
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The Valor Awards

Top of Virginia Regional Chamber Valor Award Classifications and Criteria CITIZENS AWARD Recognition of citizen(s) for their extraordinary acts of courage in emergency situations or actions which directly result in the saving of a human life. UNIT CITATION Recognition of acts by a unit/division/company demonstrating unusual judgment, ingenuity and/or personal risk and bravery during an…
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TRIAD

  History of TRIAD: 1988 – The AARP, the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), and the National Sheriff’s Association (NSA) signed an agreement to work together to reduce victimization and fear of crime affecting older persons. 1995 – TRIAD came to VA under Attorney General Gilmore Winchester/Frederick County TRIAD: Official signing date: March…
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Youth Club

Winchester City Sheriff’s Office Youth Club Come Join the Winchester City Sheriff’s Office When: 5-8 PM Every 1st Wednesday of the Month Where: Joint Judicial Center 5 N. Kent St. Winchester Virginia 22601 Winchester City Sheriff’s Office Youth Club is open to youth 11 to 18 years of age with an interest in learning more…
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Safety Information

Child Restraint Virginia law requires all children through age eight to be restrained in a child safety seat, regardless of the child's weight. Child-safety seats must fit snuggly. To be effective, they must not slid or wiggle in the vehicle seat. All child restraints should be installed in the manner recommended by the seat manufacturer…
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Domestic Violence

Great crowd at the courthouse yesterday evening. The Laurel Center held a candlelight vigil for those victims of domestic violence. Mayor Smith made a proclamation that October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. Glad we could be there along with the Winchester Police to support them. If you have been or feel you are about to…
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