Chuck Jenkins

Frederick County, Maryland, Sheriff - Fair, Impartial and Effective Professionalism...

Vision Statement

The Frederick County Sheriff's Office is committed to providing services that are fair, impartial and effective while holding employees to the highest standards of efficiency, morality and professionalism.  

The Sheriff's Office is comprised of skilled dedicated professionals, striving to be proactive, rather than reactive where possible. We are responsible and accountable to each other as well as the public we serve. We believe in God, ourselves, our country, state and county. We believe in the concept of continuous improvement in all our endeavors, always striving to be the best we can be.

The Mission of the Frederick County Sheriff's Office

The Frederick County Sheriff's Office is a full service law enforcement agency; an arm of the court, and a keeper of offenders. In this regard, it exists to serve all the people within Frederick County with respect, fairness, and compassion. The Sheriff's Office is committed to the prevention of crime; the protection of life and property; the preservation of peace and order; the enforcement of laws and ordinances; the safeguarding of constitutional guarantees; and safekeeping of prisoners.

The foundation is community service, with goals to enhance the quality of life, investigating problems as well as incidents, seeking solutions and fostering a sense of security in communities and individuals. The men, women, and officers of this office nurture public trust by holding themselves to the highest standards of performance and ethics.

To fulfill this mission, the Frederick County Sheriff's Office is dedicated to providing a quality work environment and the development of its members through training, education and leadership.

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Contact Information: Charles A. Jenkins, Sheriff
Law Enforcement Center
110 Airport Drive East, Frederick, MD 21701
24-Hour Main Desk: (301) 600-1046
Non-Emergency Dispatch: (301) 600-2071