To Serve and Protect

We the men and women of the Taliaferro County Sheriff’s Office believe our fundamental duty is to serve and protect the residents of our county and our visitors and guests with fairness, compassion and respect. We recognize the need for professionalism, integrity and timeliness so those we serve may feel secure. We provide equal enforcement and protection of the law without prejudice or favor.



Message from Sheriff Marc Richards

Welcome to the official website of the Taliaferro County Sheriff's Office. This office is charged with the responsibility of serving and protecting the residents of Taliaferro County and its visitors.

The dedicated men and women of my department enforce all laws and ordinances, protect life and property, preserve the peace and strive to prevent crime and disorder to the best of their ability.

We are proud to provide quality law enforcement services to the community. If you need our assistance, please contact my office at 706-456-2345 or dial 9-1-1 in the case of an emergency.

Sex Offenders

In accordance with state law, we maintain an online registry of registered sex offenders in our county. Click for details.

Our Children

Our young people are our future. Click below to visit McGruff the Crime Dog, Deputy Ribbit and our special section for young citizens. KIDS SECTION