Sheriff’s deputies ensure the safety of 33 judges and 43 courtrooms in the Fairfax County Courthouse and the thousands of people who visit the Courthouse each business day. In addition, the Sheriff’s Office provides security for courts in the City of Fairfax and the towns of Herndon and Vienna.
The Facility Security Unit (FSU) is responsible for providing security and enforcing laws in the Courthouse and on the 52-acre Public Safety Complex.
The Sheriff’s Office is responsible for the process, service and execution of legal documents on individuals and businesses in civil matters. Our jurisdiction is Fairfax County, City of Fairfax, Town of Herndon and Town of Vienna.
“Benefits are one of my top interests in reference to employment in law enforcement. Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office has the best benefits in the entire state of Virginia.”
“The reason why I joined the Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office was because of the professional reputation in the law enforcement community.”
“I wanted to work for the Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office because I like the environment of the Adult Detention Center because it’s controlled.”