"To protect and serve the citizens of Buchanan County through professional and effective law enforcement."
The mission of the Buchanan County Sheriff's Office is to provide for the protection and security of the citizens and visitors to Buchanan County. We are committed to excellence and efficiency in our services, responsibilities and the performance of our duties. Integrity is the hallmark of the deputies who serve you. We are committed to the highest standards, ethical conduct, truthfulness and moral behavior in all aspects of our performance. We hold ourselves completely accountable for all of our actions, while taking pride in our professional level of service and our dignified treatment of all persons. Honesty, respect, compassion, integrity, trust and service are the cornerstones of the Buchanan County Sheriff's Office.
This site has been created as a public service for any person, especially a citizen, who is interested in the operations and services of the Buchanan County Sheriff's Office. The Buchanan County Sheriff's Office includes a dedicated staff that is firmly committed to providing professional law enforcement services to the citizens and businesses in Buchanan County. We sincerely hope you enjoy visiting our web site and welcome any of your comments or questions.
Inmates can receive non-contact visits by the general public every Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., except on holidays that fall on a Saturday.
Individuals from the general public who desire to visit an inmate during the Saturday visitation times must schedule a visitation appointment Tuesday through Friday 8:00 to 1:00. Appointments can be made in person with the receptionist in the lobby of the Law Enforcement Center or by calling (816) 236-8888.