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Sheriff Edwards Receives 30 year Pin From Mayor Denson Sheriff Edwards Receives 30 year Pin From Mayor Denson
On February 27th at a ceremony inside Athens-Clarke County City Hall, Mayor Nancy Denson presented Sheriff Ira Edwards, Jr. with his thirty year service pin.
2017 DARE Golf Tournament 2017 DARE Golf Tournament
Sheriff Ira Edwards, Jr. would like to invite you to be a part of the Clarke County Sheriff's Office D.A.R.E. Unit Golf Outing. The fundraiser will be held on Monday, April 17, 2017 at the Lane Creek Golf Club in Bishop, GA. Limited space is available so please register early! The proceeds will benefit the 2017 Georgia State DAR.E. Conference for which the Clarke County Sheriff's Office will be hosting in Athens, Georgia. Join us as we continue to invest in our school aged children and provide our youth the skills they need to avoid involvement in drugs, gangs, and violence. We look forward to seeing you there!
Mrs. Watson Earns 15 Year Service Pin Mrs. Watson Earns 15 Year Service Pin
On behalf of Sheriff Ira Edwards, Jr. and the entire Clarke County Sheriff’s Office, we are proud to announce that Kerri Watson earned her 15 year service pin
Corporal Willis Earns 15 year Service Pin Corporal Willis Earns 15 year Service Pin
On behalf of Sheriff Ira Edwards, Jr. and the entire Clarke County Sheriff’s Office, we are proud to announce that Corporal Sharon Willis earned her fifteen year service pin.
Phone Scams Impersonating Law Enforcement – Don’t Be a Victim! Phone Scams Impersonating Law Enforcement – Don’t Be a Victim!
The Clarke County Sheriff's Office wants area residents to be aware of a local scam in which scammers impersonate Sheriff’s Office personnel.
Students Tour Jail with Sheriff  and C.C.S.O. Jail Section Team Members Students Tour Jail with Sheriff and C.C.S.O. Jail Section Team Members
Students from the Clarke County Career Academy Correction's Class tour and see the operations of the Athens-Clarke County Jail. Sheriff Edwards along with his command staff provided a tour for the students that are contemplating a career in the criminal justice field.
Lieutenant and Sergeant Promotions Lieutenant and Sergeant Promotions
On behalf of Sheriff Ira Edwards, Jr. and the entire Sheriff’s Office Team, please join us in congratulating our Team Members
Lt. David Fulghum Retires from the Sheriff's Office Lt. David Fulghum Retires from the Sheriff's Office
After 32 years of service, Lt. Fulghum retires.