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Sheriff’s Office

BadgeThe Clarke County Sheriff’s Office provides fair, unbiased law enforcement services to the public while respecting the constitutional rights of individuals. Clarke County Sheriff’s deputies patrol county roads, control traffic, investigate crimes, escort prisoners, provide courthouse and courtroom security, and serve legal documents. The Sheriff’s Office is accredited by the Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission, and it is a member of the Northwest Virginia Regional Drug and Gang Task Force. Sheriff is elected every four years.

The Clarke County Sheriff's Office mission is to provide for a safe community through customer service based policing. The office achieves its mission through professionalism, respect, and ethical service.

Find more information about the Sheriff’s Office using the links at left. If using a smartphone, use jump to subpage at top.

The Clarke County Sheriff’s Office is located at 100 N. Church St. in Berryville Va.

8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (administrative office)
27/7 for 911 emergencies

Tony Roper
911 (emergency only) or (540) 955-1234 (non-emergency)
(540) 955-4111 (fax)

Travis Sumption
Chief Deputy
(540) 955-5182

Janine Rose
Administrative Assistant
(540) 955-5152
(540) 955-4111 (fax)

Call Crime Solvers at (540) 665-8477 (TIPS) to share crime-related information anonymously.

Anyone who wants to report information regarding a local crime to a Clarke County investigator should contact (540) 955-1234 or

Help the Sheriff's Office better serve Clarke County by completing its Community Survey. No personal information is required for this anonymous survey; all answers are confidential. Go to Community Survey — and thanks for providing information to help the Sheriff’s Office improve its services.