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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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**North Carolina Hurricane Relief**

Semi will be at Wal-Mart in Ruckersville tomorrow morning starting at 7am. Collecting bottled water,paper towels,tooth brushes, tooth paste,hand sanitizer, baby formula, powdered milk, diapers all sizes, baby wipes, feminine hygiene products, bar soap, ready to eat foods non perishable,granola bars, canned foods ready to eat, cleaning supplies, rubber gloves, trash bags large, flashlights, batteries, tarps, brooms, shovels and mops. No clothes . Hope to pull out Tuesday sometime. Thank you
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September 17th

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office

Greene County Sheriff's Office support: Flooding at Mutton Hollow Road, Greene County, Virginia. 9/17/18 ... See MoreSee Less

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September 17th

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office

Greene County Sheriff's Office support: Flooding at Octonia Rd, Greene County, Virginia. 9/17/18 ... See MoreSee Less

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September 17th

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office

Greene County Sheriff's Office support: Flooding at South River Rd E., Greene County, Virginia. 9/17/18 ... See MoreSee Less

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Central Virginia Drone
Greene County Sheriff's Office support: Video of flooding at Mutton Hollow Rd, Greene County, Virginia. 9/17/18
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September 17th

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office

Central Virginia Drone
Greene County Sheriff's Office support: Video of flooding at Octonia Rd, Greene County, Virginia. 9/17/18
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September 17th

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office

South River east side ... See MoreSee Less

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South River west side before South River Church ... See MoreSee Less

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Bingham Mountain Rd ... See MoreSee Less

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September 17th

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office

Octonia Rd/South River Rd. ... See MoreSee Less

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Mutton Hollow Rd. ... See MoreSee Less

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Current road closures:

Mutton Hollow Rd
Bull Yearling Rd

Please use caution for high water on the following:

Rt. 33 Spotswood Trail Lydia/Blue Ridge Pottery area
South River / Octonia Rd area
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There is currently water running across the intersection of Octonia Rd. and South River Rd. ... See MoreSee Less

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The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a
*Flood Warning for...
Madison County in northwestern Virginia...
The City of Charlottesville in central Virginia...
Albemarle County in central Virginia...
Greene County in central Virginia...
* Until 315 PM EDT Monday.

* At 910 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain moving into the area. Streams are already elevated from earlier rain, so flooding will likely begin late this morning or early this afternoon.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Charlottesville, Madison, Crozet, Stanardsville, Schuyler, Free
Union, Big Meadows, Campbell, Westmoreland, Hollymead,
Ruckersville, Brightwood, Ivy, Scottsville, Esmont, North Garden, Oakpark, Yancey Mills, Haywood and Stony Point.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.
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We would like to thank Luck Stone Greene for donating 2 more loads of sand! They have been such a tremendous help to our community! ... See MoreSee Less

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We have received a new shipment of sand bags. If you are still in need, please come by our office. ... See MoreSee Less

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We are down to our last 100 sand bags. We have ordered more and will announce when they arrive. We have provided 2,000 sand bags in 2 days! ... See MoreSee Less

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We would like to thank Luck Stone Greene for their new donation of 20 tons of sand to help combat flooding due to Hurricane Florence. ... See MoreSee Less

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We have received sand bags and we have sand. All the prefilled bags are gone, but you are welcome to come by and fill your own. ... See MoreSee Less

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We are currently out of sand bags and will announce when we have restocked, which will be as soon as possible. ... See MoreSee Less

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September 7th

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office

Our office is offering the following free informational magazines to the public. There is also other material available on many other topics. You can stop by and pick these up in our front lobby. ... See MoreSee Less

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August 31st

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office

PRESS RELEASE

August 31, 2018

TO: LOCAL MEDIA OUTLETS

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



Over the past week Greene County Sheriff’s Office Street Crimes Unit along with patrol deputies have arrested multiple individuals. Several of these arrests occurred in Greene County, others occurred in other jurisdictions. These arrests were the result of multiple ongoing criminal investigations that resulted in indictments that were handed down from Greene County Circuit Court. More arrest are imminent. As of now the following individuals have been arrested:

Willie Maurice King. age 57 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Distribution of Schedule I or II drug, 3 counts
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Held at Central Virginia Regional Jail without bond

Stephen Cornell Johnson, age 44 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Conspiracy to violate the drug act, 2 counts
Felony Distribution of Schedule I or II drug, 2 counts
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Possession of Marijuana
Held at Central Virginia Regional Jail without bond

Roxanne Lorraine Johnson, age 42 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Conspiracy to violate the drug act, 2 counts
Felony Distribution of Schedule I or II drug, 2 counts
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Possession of Marijuana
Held at Central Virginia Regional Jail without bond

Seth Michael Sheffield, age 28 who is a resident of Manassas VA
Felony Possession with the intent to Manufacture/Distribute Schedule I or II drug, 2 counts
Held at Prince William County Jail without bond

Ellen Antoinette Peaytt, age 20 who is a resident of Manassas VA
Felony Possession with the intent to Manufacture/Distribute Schedule I or II drug, 2 counts
Held at Prince William County Jail without bond

Amber Ross Dean, age 29 who is a resident of Madison County
Felony Conspiracy of the drug act
Felony child endangerment
Held at Central Virginia Jail without bond

Christopher Daniel Shatz, age 27 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Possession of Marijuana
Held at Central Virginia Regional Jail without bond

Victoria Dawn Mollenauer, age 22 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug, 2 counts
Held at Central Virginia Regional Jail without bond

Phillip Wayne Carver, age 29 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Held at Central Virginia Regional Jail without bond

Berline Thomas Broadus Jr., age 60 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Held at Central Virginia Regional Jail without bond

Zachary Forest Batman, age 28 who is a resident of Louisa County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Held at Central Virginia Regional Jail without bond

Derrick D. Williams, age 39 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Held at Central Virginia Regional Jail without bond

Colin James Payne, age 31 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession with the intent to distribute marijuana. 2 counts
Held at Central Virginia Regional Jail without bond
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August 31st

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office

PRESS RELEASE

August 31, 2018

TO: LOCAL MEDIA OUTLETS

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


During the night of August 8, 2018 Greene County Deputies responded to an address in Stanardsville for a report of aggravated assault. Upon arrival the deputies located an individual that had sustained serious injury. The victim was transported to the University of Virginia Hospital in serious condition. The Greene County Sheriff’s Office Street Crimes Unit responded and took over the investigation.

Quickly two suspects emerged and the Street Crimes Unit charged the following individuals with multiple felonies.


Matthew P. Serri, age 38 who is from Ohio but staying in Greene County
Felony Malicious Assault causing serious bodily injury
Felony Break and Enter at Night to Commit a Felony
Felony Conspiracy to Break and Enter at Night to Commit a Felony
Failure to Appear on a Misdemeanor offense
Mr. Serri is currently being held without bond at Albemarle County Regional Jail



Rikki Lynn Harper, age 35 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Conspiracy to Malicious Assault causing serious bodily injury
Felony Conspiracy to Break and Enter at Night to Commit a Felony
Ms. Harper is currently being held without bond at Central Virginia Regional Jail
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August 30th

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office

Bicycle Rodeo
All children up to age 12

Sponsored by:
Greene County Sheriff’s Office

Saturday, October 13, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Primary School, Stanardsville VA

7 stations
(Bring your bike and helmet)

Kid Kard

DJ

Refreshments

Greene County Sheriff’s Bicycle Patrol

**Six bicycles and other prizes given away**

(Rodeo free to children up to age 12, no registration needed)
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