Bland County Sheriff's Office

  • Agency: Bland County Sheriff's Office
  • Address: 612 Main Street Suite 203, Bland, 24315 VA
  • Chief:
Phone: 276-688-3958
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Bland County Sheriff's Office is located at 612 Main Street Suite 203, Bland, 24315 VA. The Bland County Sheriff's Office phone number is 276-688-3958.

Bland County Sheriff's Office News

Effective 9:00 pm, Saturday, March 24th, a local emergency has been declared for Bland County due to extreme weather conditions and loss of power. Residents are asked to please use extreme caution and to please stay off all roads unless it is an emergency. A shelter is open at the Bland Rescue Squad building. Should emergency assistance be needed, please call 911.

I'M HOME!!!! THANK YOU TO ALL WHO HELPED SHARE MY STORY AROUND SOCIAL MEDIA....IT HELPED MY PEOPLE FIND ME!!!!

I’m lost! Been visiting at the courthouse in Bland today. Please share me around social media in the hope my owners will find me. I’m currently hanging out with the fine folks at the sheriff’s office. Call 276-688-4311.

Public Service Announcement for Bland County Residence. We have received several calls on a suspicious vehicle in Bland County during the daytime hours. The vehicle is described as a grey Doge mini-van with possibly a West Virginia tag. It is operated by a white male 30-40 years of age. If you observe a vehicle / person matching this description please call our office.

The Bland County Sheriff’s Office appreciates all the Veterans across this great nation! We would like to recognize the veterans in our department who have also served: Sheriff Tom Roseberry, Chief Deputy Jerry Turpin, Deputy Steve Mullins, Deputy Brandon Anders, Deputy J.P. Agee, Deputy Scott Mitchell and former Sheriff Jerry Thompson. We thank you!!!

Sheriff’s Office - Deputy Sheriff Bland County is seeking applicants for the position of Deputy Sheriff. Applicants must be willing to work all shifts. Applicants are subject to criminal history back ground check, drug testing, previous employment investigations, and character references. Job description is available at the Sheriff’s office, County Administration office. Interested applicants should submit a Bland County Employment Application to Eric Workman, County Administrator, P.O. Box 510, Bland, VA 24315. Position open until filled.

It's Sheriff Roseberry's turn to ring that bell! So happy to announce he had his last treatment! Congratulations Sheriff!

Recent DARE program graduates are pictured below from Bland County Elementary School & Bland County Middle School. The elementary school had its annual DARE day with a special demonstration by K9 Josie and handler, Officer Billings, (thank you both!). Deputy Dillow was the DARE instructor for the elementary school. For the first time in county history, the DARE program was also taught in the middle school. Deputy Ramsey instructed the middle school curriculum. Congratulations to all our county DARE graduates! Be proud of your accomplishment! Thank you to Deputy Dillow & Deputy Ramsey for going the extra mile to educate our youth!

Plan on drinking? Don’t plan on driving. Having “just one” is one too many. Have a safe and fun Cinco de Mayo. Designate a sober driver before stepping out on the town. #BuzzedDriving is drunk driving.

Job opportunity!

Media Release Contact: Eric R. Workman, Ed. D., County Administrator County of Bland Phone: (276) 688-4622 Fax: (276) 688-9758 Email: eworkman@bland.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BLAND COUNTY CONTINUES EFFORTS TO IMPROVE COURTHOUSE SECURITY APRIL 28, 2017 ~ (Bland, Virginia) – Beginning Friday, April 28, 2017, visitors to the Bland County Courthouse will experience a change in how the courthouse is accessed. In an effort to improve upon the security and safety of visitors and employees, the Main Street entrance will be closed. All visitors will be required to enter and leave via the rear of the courthouse, also known as the Jackson Street entrance for security screening. Improving courthouse safety remains a goal of county officials and this action is part of the continuous review of operations. #

A link for road conditions across Virginia for your computer. They also offer a free phone app. At the present time their are no closures in Bland county according to VDOT. Please be careful traveling, especially at night and remember if you see water crossing the roadway , "Turn Around, Don't Drown" !!

The National Forest Service is having a control burn on Round Mountain.

SCAM ALERT! SCAM ALERT! Phone scam, caller advises you to buy $2000 worth of itunes cards in order to get $11,000. In this specific instance, the victim received a call from Washington state, victim gave information to caller and thus became a victim of the scam.

Heart felt condolences to the family of Deputy Curtis Bartlett and the Carroll County Sheriff's Office for their tragic loss.

***Job Opportunity*** New River Valley Regional Jail Correctional Officer position opening, full time, $32,250.00 he/she is responsible for inmate movement, head counts, observation and supervision of inmate activities, responds to emergencies and disturbances and conducts searches. Qualified applicants must be: a US citizen, possess a High School Diploma or GED, possess a valid driver's license, be 21 years of age, pass a health examination and drug test, submit to a thorough background investigation and be able to pass pre-employment tests comprised of a written test and physical assessment. Benefits included, please go to our website www.nrvrj.org to get an application. You can email the Human Resources Director at tgentry@nrvrj.org with any questions.

Bland County Sheriff's Office newest DARE Instructor 🎓 Graduates! Deputy Ramsey & Deputy Dillow we are proud of your accomplishments & congratulate you both!

**EMPLOYEE HIGHLIGHT**EMPLOYEE HIGHLIGHT** Animal Control Officer, Kolt C. Walker is in the spotlight! ACO Walker has been with the sheriff's office for over a year. He does a fine job and we are proud to have him as a member of the sheriff's office. Keep up the good work Officer Walker! Congratulations on being highlighted!

We are hiring!