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Putting Citizens First

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Welcome to the Greene County Sheriff’s Office website! Sheriff Steven S. Smith has proudly served as Sheriff of Greene County since January 1, 2012. Under his leadership, the Greene County Sheriff’s Office has developed into an innovative law enforcement agency with the latest technology, education and training. The office is constantly modernizing to stay up to date with the latest developments in law enforcement.

Sheriff Steven Smith continues his movement on “Putting Citizens First” by implementing cost-effective programs beneficial to citizens; also, to identify what works and what doesn’t, to continually improve local law enforcement, criminal justice, and public safety.

The Greene County Sheriff’s Office is comprised of dedicated individuals sharing the vision of the Sheriff, and who perform as a team to accomplish set goals and objectives. We are a community policing agency and are very pro-active, offering various community based programs.

We invite you to explore our website to learn more about how we serve Greene County, and how you can help us to serve you even better.

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Due to ongoing concerns regarding COVID-19, this year's annual Russell Lane Memorial Golf Tournament has been postponed from Monday May 4 to Monday, October 19, 2020. Questions and concerns may be addressed to nrhea@gcvasheriff.us.

We apologize for this inconvenience and appreciate your understanding in this matter.
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The 106We got the unique honor and privilage to serve some of Greene County's finest! We appreciate everything you do to keep our community safe! Thank you for all that you do, especially during these troubled times. #BlueLivesDoMatter #GreeneCountySheriffsDepartment
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We would like to thank The 106 in Ruckersville for thinking of us today and bringing us a wonderful lunch! ... See MoreSee Less

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The Greene County Sheriff’s Office needs help identifying the following person of interest. If you can identify this person please call Deputy Gresham at 434-985-2222. ... See MoreSee Less

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Thoughtful gifts like these from our community are always appreciated! ... See MoreSee Less

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The firearm safety/conceal weapon class set for Tuesday March 24th at PVCC has been cancelled. Sorry for any inconvience and will be rescheduled. ... See MoreSee Less

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The Greene County Sheriff's Office budget proposal presented to the Board Of Supervisors ... See MoreSee Less

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The Greene County Sheriff’s Office needs help identifying the following persons of interest. If you can identify these people please call Deputy K Schmitt at 434-985-2222. ... See MoreSee Less

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The Greene County Sheriff’s Office needs help identifying the following person of interest. If you can identify this person please call Deputy C Leake at 434-985-2222. ... See MoreSee Less

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Public Service Announcement

We would like to advise everyone of counterfeit bills being distributed. Please look closely at all bills and note the highlighted area in the photo that states “prop copy”.
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PRESS RELEASE

February 5, 2020

TO: LOCAL MEDIA OUTLETS

FROM: GREENE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

On Tuesday 2/4/20 at approximately 1:20 p.m. Greene County Sheriff’s Office deputies attempted to conduct a traffic stop on an individual in the area of Walmart. The suspect vehicle failed to stop and proceeded to attempt to flee from Greene County Sheriff’s Office deputies traveling West in the East bound lane of Spotswood Trail. As the suspect vehicle came upon Sheriff’s Office vehicles that were traveling East in the East bound lane the driver attempted to ram multiple county vehicles. The deputies involved were able to swerve off the roadway to avoid any collision. The suspect ultimately wrecked the vehicle he was operating and fled on foot into a neighborhood. After a short canvass of the neighborhood by Greene County Sheriff’s Office deputies the suspect was located and taken into custody. The driver was identified as Kerry Vonreese Cooke, age 47 of Charlottesville.

Mr. Cooke was wanted out of Albemarle County, Charlottesville City and Louisa County on multiple charges.
Albemarle County:
Failure to appear – Felony
Petit Larceny – Misdemeanor
Charlottesville City:
Malicious Wounding – Felony
Robbery – Felony
Louisa:
Larceny 3rd offense – Misdemeanor
Shoplifting – Misdemeanor
Assault on Family member – Misdemeanor
Probation Violation – Felony
Mr. Cooke was charged with the following offenses in Greene County:
Eluding Law Enforcement to endanger the public – Felony
Assault on Law Enforcement, 3 counts – Felony
Additional charges in Greene County are pending at this time.

Mr. Cooke is currently being held at Central Virginia Regional Jail without bond.
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Remember this weekendSuper Bowl has become synonymous with drinking and celebrating, making roads on Super Bowl weekend dangerous.

Be a supporter of, “Fans Don't Let Fans Drive Drunk”.
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Super Bowl has become synonymous with drinking and celebrating, making roads on Super Bowl weekend dangerous.

Be a supporter of, “Fans Don't Let Fans Drive Drunk”.
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Join us on March 9, 2020. The first presentation was very popular and many parents requested a second one. Mark your calendars and join us for awareness for all adults raising teens. ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you for lunch Mission BBQ, we really appreciate it! ... See MoreSee Less

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**Notice**

Road conditions are very slick and deteriorating quickly.
Please stay off the roads if at all possible. If for any reason you have to travel use extreme caution.
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January 2nd

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office
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Sheriff Steve Smith, along with his deputies, were all sworn in for the new term that began yesterday.

The Greene County Sheriff's Office is looking forward to another four years under the direction of Sheriff Smith. The top priority will remain to "Put Citizens First."
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Look who showed up today and surprised us with a box of goodies to show their appreciation! Thank you on United Christian Academy 6th and 7th grade Bible Study Class, we appreciate your thoughtfulness. ... See MoreSee Less

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PRESS RELEASE

December 12, 2019

TO: LOCAL MEDIA OUTLETS

FROM: GREENE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
10005 SPOTSWOOD TRAIL
STANARDSVILLE, VIRGINIA 22973
PHONE: 434-985-2222 FAX: 434-985-3373

On Thursday November 21, 2019 Greene County Sheriff’s Office Investigations received a report for a sexual assault that had occurred in the Barboursville area of Greene County. Through the course of investigating this alleged offense, three individuals were identified. Greene County Sheriff’s Office along with Albemarle Police Department and officers from Jefferson Area Drug Enforcement (JADE) arrested the following individuals:

Luis Angel Garcia Jr., age 24, who is a resident of Madison County
18.2-61, Rape by Force
18.2-67.1, Forcible Sodomy

Shaquille O’Mar Webb, age 25, who is a resident of Greene County
18.2-67.1, Forcible Sodomy

Tylek Wade Burley, age 22, who is a resident of Greene County
18.2-61, Rape by Force
18.2-67.1, Forcible Sodomy


All three individuals are currently being held without bond at Central Virginia Regional Jail.

Photographs of all individuals attached

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Greene County Sheriff’s Office Investigation Unit
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