Community Involvement

The Sheriff's Office has several ways for members of the community to become directly involved.
    All of these programs are based on the cooperation and support of the Hanover County Community. For further information on any of these programs, please contact the Sheriff's Office at 804-365-6110.
    1. Adopt-A-Senior

      The intent of the Adopt-A-Senior Program is to provide additional support and reassurance for older adults with special needs.

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    2. TRIAD

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    3. Citizens Police Academy

      In 1995, the Hanover County Sheriff's Office began offering to its citizens, business owners and county employees the opportunity to attend a 10-week course geared at educating participants on the many facets of a law enforcement agency.

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    4. Senior Citizens Police Academy

      The Senior Police Academy is available to seniors age 55 and older who are residents, business owners or county employees.

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    5. Youth Police Academy

      Each June, the Sheriff's Office offers 9th through 12th graders the opportunity to attend a 5 day academy to learn about law enforcement.

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    6. Explorer Post 606

      Explorer Post 606 is open to Hanover County young adult’s ages 14 to 20 years of age.

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    7. National Night Out

      National Night Out is an annual event designed to strengthen our communities by encouraging neighborhoods to engage in stronger relationships with each other and with their local law enforcement partners.

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    8. Special Olympics Partnerships

      Learn about our Special Olympics Partnerships.

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    9. Survivor Day - Emergency Preparedness

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    10. Volunteer Program

      The Hanover County Sheriff's Office has an excellent Volunteer Program offering many opportunities for citizens to enhance public safety and the quality of life in our community.

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    11. Hanover County Sheriff's Office Foundation

      Learn about the Hanover County Sheriff's Office Foundation.

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    12. Sheriff's Citizen Advisory Board

      Sheriff's Citizen Advisory Board

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    13. HCSO Stuffed Animal Program

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