County of Schuylkill - Sheriff

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General Information
Description of AgencyThe Schuylkill County Sheriff's Office has the following duties:
- To serve and enforce all orders of the Schuylkill County Court of Common Pleas
- To serve bench warrants and civil writs
- To serve protection from abuse orders
- To enforce child custody orders
- To issue concealed weapons permits and firearms sales licenses
- To provide security and protection for the court of common pleas and court related functions
- To provide security for the courthouse complex and other county court offices
- To keep the peace in the county
- To transport prisoners to and from county, state and federal institutions for court appearances
- To arrest violators of the law and fugitives
- To assist other law-enforcement agencies in the county as requested in periods of emergency
- To conduct levies, sales of personal property and real estate
Geographic AreaSchuylkill
Agency TypeGovernment - County
Hours of OperationMon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact Information
Contact's NameJoseph G. Groody
Contact's PositionSheriff
Physical Site Address 1401 North Second Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipPottsville, PA 17901
Main Phone570-628-1440
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This Agency: County of Schuylkill - Sheriff
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