Heard County Georgia
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Sheriff's Office and Jail
Mission:
Responsibilities:
To enforce the law set forth by the government of the state of Georgia.
Performance of a variety of technical duties in support of the County's local code enforcement program.

Enforcement of a variety of applicable ordinances, codes, and regulations related to zoning, land use, nuisance housing, building codes, health and safety, blight, graffiti, water waste, and other matters of public concern.

Informant on County regulations to property owners, residents, businesses, general public, and other county departments and divisions.
Hours of Operation
Heard County Sheriff's Office
11820 HWY 100
Franklin, GA 30217

Phone: (706) 675-3329
Fax: (706) 675-0244
Contact Information



The Heard County Sheriff's Office is open 24/7, 365 days a year.
MONDAY
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
TUESDAY
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
WEDNESDAY
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
THURSDAY
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
FRIDAY
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
SATURDAY
OUT OF OFFICE
SUNDAY
OUT OF OFFICE
However, Sheriff Ross Henry, Captain Jane Olinger, Lieutenant Penny McClain, and Lieutenant Melinda Davis are mostly only available, in office, at the times listed below:
Mission:
Responsibilities:
To provide the highest degree of security for the citizens of Heard County, and safety for both the staff and the inmates of the detention system in a professional and cost efficient manner.
Jail Division

The jail staff provides and operates the facility as efficiently and
effectively as possible while performing its mission, and continually
plans creatively for future criminal justice needs.

The facility provides secure, constitutional and humane care for
adult male and female inmates consistent with the United States
and the State of Georgia Constitutions and Georgia Jail Standards
for:

Inmates on pretrial status until disposition of their cases;

Post trial inmates sentenced to the facility until their sentence
has been served.

The facility serves the needs of all user agencies and individuals
including inmates, staff, law enforcement, judicial authorities,
attorneys, community service providers, clergy and visitors.
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Heard County Government
215 East Court Square
Franklin, GA 30217
(706) 675-3821