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AMHERST COUNTY JAIL Address

Amherst County Jail
115 TAYLOR STREET
AMHERST, VA
24521

AMHERST COUNTY JAIL Statistics

According to the latest jail census:
Average Daily Inmate Population: unknown
Inmate Capacity: unknown
Year Constructed: an unknown year
Full-Time Staff: 20
Total Staff Salaries: unknown

Phone:(434) 946-9300

Amherst County, VA Offense Statistics
Violent Crime 25
Murder and Non-Negligent Manslaughter 1
Rape (revised and legacy definition) 8
Robbery 5
Aggravated Assault 11
Property Crime 311
Burglary 39
Larceny-theft 251
Motor Vehicle Theft 21
Arson 3
Data Source: FBI Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program – Offenses Known to Law Enforcement by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2015
Note: The data shown in this table does not reflect county totals but are the number of offenses reported by the sheriff’s office or county police department

Amherst County Sheriff's Office

The Amherst County Sheriff's Office is a full service Law Enforcement Agency. The Sheriff's Office provides First Responders to all calls for service related to law enforcement and public safety. The agency is separated into three divisions; Field Operations, Investigations, and Administration. These Divisions have several sub-components; Special Response Team, Court Security, Crime Prevention, Animal Control, Animal Shelter, and School Resource Officer program. Our team of approximately 61 employees, is dedicated to providing the best law enforcement possible for the citizens and visitors of Amherst County.
Amherst County Sheriff's Office
Amherst County Sheriff's OfficeWednesday, January 16th, 2019 at 9:10am
These two children were our Dare Essay winners from Central Elementary School.
Amherst County Sheriff's Office
Amherst County Sheriff's Office added 2 new photos.Wednesday, January 16th, 2019 at 9:09am
Congratulations to the students of Central Elementary School on your completion of The Dare Program!
Amherst County Sheriff's Office
Amherst County Sheriff's OfficeTuesday, January 15th, 2019 at 10:33am
Virginia Sheriff's Law Enforcement Association picture from General Assembly.
Amherst County Sheriff's Office
Amherst County Sheriff's OfficeTuesday, January 15th, 2019 at 7:44am
Thank you Senator Stanley for supporting our Deputies.
Amherst County Sheriff's Office
Amherst County Sheriff's Office added 3 new photos.Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 2:47pm
Today several members of our Department and several other rural Virginia Sheriff's and their Deputies were in Richmond to support our Virginia Law Enforcement Sheriff's Association who are lobbying for better salaries for Deputies!
Amherst County Sheriff's Office
Amherst County Sheriff's Office added 2 new photos.Thursday, January 10th, 2019 at 9:56am
INFORMATION NEEDED:

The Amherst County Sheriff's Office is attempting to identify the individual pictured in relation to a larceny that occurred at Walmart in Madison Heights on 01/09/2019.

If you have any information please contact Deputy S.W. Martin at 434-946-9300, or Crime Stoppers via the P3 app or 1-888-798-5900.