Starting Friday, March 20, 2020 County facilities are closed to the general public, with the exception of Landfill, Transfer Station and Convenience Centers. Additional information can be found here.


To provide for the peace and security of all residents and visitors to Accomack County in a diligent and cordial manner.


The Accomack County Sheriff's Office:

  • Enforces local, state and federal laws as set forth by code.
  • Assists community leaders by providing personnel to attend local meetings for the purpose of disseminating crime prevention tips, as well as for building rapport and trust within the community.
  • Provides School Resource Officers for local high schools in an attempt to decrease the opportunity for crime to occur, as well as to build rapport and trust with the students.