The Arlington County Sheriff's Office Celebrates 150 Years of Service to the Community
Arlington County Sheriff's Office to salute 150 years of service to community
The Arlington County Sheriffs' Office commemorated their 150th anniversary and the 25th anniversary of the Arlington County Detention Facility on May 7,2019.
Virginia Sheriff's Institute (VSI) Seeking 2019 Scholarship Program Applications
The Virginia Sheriff's Institute (VSI) offering scholarships to local students
For several years, the Arlington County Sheriff’s Office has assisted the Virginia Sheriff’s Institute (VSI) in raising funds to establish a scholarship program for Virginia residents. The Virginia Sheriff’s Institute scholarship program was established to provide an opportunity for residents across Virginia to pursue an educational curriculum in law enforcement or criminal justice. Students who live in Arlington and are planning to attend or are currently attending a Virginia college or University and majoring in the criminal justice field (not as a lawyer) are eligible to apply.
Details regarding the program and the application process can be found online via VSI's website. Applications must be submitted via VSI's online portal by Wednesday, May 1, 2019.
Pet Therapy for Inmates? Arlington is Trying It.
The Arlington County Sheriff's Office, along with the Department of Health Services (DHS) partners with DC-based non-profit People. Animals. Love. (PAL)
Five furry four-legged visitors were the latest creative approach by the Arlington County Sheriff’s Office to reduce reoffending among inmates. And this program had an extra layer of meaning because it came from the inmates themselves.
Progressive Voice: Strengthening Transition into the Community after Incarceration
Sheriff Arthur pins an insightful op-ed on the importance of re-entry programs for incarcerated individuals
Sheriff Arthur pins an insightful op-ed to ARL Now on the importance of re-entry programs for incarcerated individuals. The op-ed describes in detail the re-entry/transition programs offered by the Arlington County Sheriff's Office for the betterment of their inmate population.