Through the leadership of Sheriff Michael L. Wade, the Sheriff’s Office is responsible for the safety and security of the inmates in our jails, the citizens and staff of our courthouses, and the serving of civil process and other court ordered documents.  Since 2000, Sheriff Wade has been responsible for the oversight of 350 staff and ensuring the security of two regional jails, two courthouses, and fifteen judges.

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Michael L. Wade, Sheriff

1058.jpg Henrico County Sheriff Michael L. Wade commands one of the largest sheriff’s offices in the Commonwealth with over 361 sworn and civilian staff. Sheriff Wade took office in January 2000 and serves a four year term in office.The Henrico Sheriff’s Office holds concurrent law enforcement jurisdiction with the Henrico County Division of Police but has the primary role of providing security for Henrico’s two regional jails, security for the county’s two courthouses and fourteen Judges, and serving civil process. Find out more about Sheriff Wade.

Victim Notification Program for Immigration and Customs Enforcement

ICE is committed to protecting the public and ensuring that victim rights are carefully observed. Learn more about victim notification program.



An on-line resource that allows you to search for information regarding current custody status of inmates serving sentences in Virginia local and regional jails and the Virginia Department of Corrections.

Henrico Inmate Search

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Honoring Our Military Personnel


The Henrico County Sheriff’s Office’s staff wish to recognize our current active-duty military personnel.  We keep them in our thoughts and wish them a safe return.

Col. C. V. Talley; United States Navy Reservist

Deputy B. O. Davis; United States Army Reservist

Delivery Address
4301 E. Parham Rd.
Henrico, VA 23228

Mailing Address
P. O. Box 90775
Henrico, VA 23273-0775

(804) 501-5860