We, the professional men and women of the Martinsville City Sheriff's Office are empowered to defend the Constitution of the United States and the Commonwealth of Virginia. We will fairly and diligently work to provide the most effective and safe delivery of services in the areas of court security, service of civil process, and execution of lawful orders of the court, by interacting with court personnel, city officials, and other law enforcement agencies to ensure a safe court services environment for our citizens.
We serve the citizens of the City of Martinsville with the highest moral and ethical standards. Honesty and moral courage guide us in our relations with all persons. We take pride in all we do.
We treat each other and the citizens of our city with respect in a consistent manner.
We listen compassionately and act with respect, sincerity, and courtesy when interacting with each other and the citizens of our city. We are firm in our convictions in upholding the laws, while treating others as we would want to be treated.
We work in a partnership with court personnel, city officials, other law enforcement agencies and the citizens of the City of Martinsville to gain mutual respect and appreciation for one another. Together we will provide responsive and efficient quality service through cooperation, problem solving, and accountability.
"TOGETHER WE WILL MAKE A DIFFERENCE"