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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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July 18th

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Smith introduced 29 News Reporter/ Anchor Henry Graff and Greene County Sheriff's Office Victim Witness Director Kenlyn Snow this morning at the monthly TRIAD meeting.

Henry Graff spoke on journalism, the media process and the avenues for informing media and the public about community events.

Kenlyn Snow talked about cell phone disposal, her victim witness program and reviewed current phone scams and tips on how to avoid being a victim.

The Jefferson Area Board for Aging (JABA) and the Greene County Sheriff's Office TRIAD teamed up in 2012 to put a stop to elder abuse. There is a workshop held at Greene County Community Center in Stanardsville every 3rd Wednesday at 10:00am. It takes a community effort to keep seniors safe and updated on current issues and/or scams that could be detrimental to their safety and emotional well being.
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Just a reminder to join us August 7 to help stregthen our police-community partnership.

This is a family friendly event with free food and activities for all ages!
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July 4th

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July 3rd

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PRESS RELEASE

July 3, 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

Greene County Sheriff’s Office Street Crimes Unit along with patrol deputies as part of an ongoing investigation has arrested the following individuals:

Reuben Franklin Christensen, age 31 who is a resident of Orange County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Arrested 6/26/18, currently held without bail
Photograph attached

Andrea Gaye Estes, age 52 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Ammunition by a Convicted Felon
Arrested 6/29/18, released on a secure bond
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Rachel Ann Holt, age 21 who is a resident of Charlottesville
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Arrested 7/1/18, currently held without bail
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Congratulations Deputy Matthew Collier, the first Greene County deputy to graduate from the Virginia Department of Forensic Science Academy. Each student attending the Academy was chosen based on their interest in the betterment of the criminal justice system through forensic science.This is a great accomplishment to both Matthew and the Greene County Sheriff's Office and we are proud to have been a part of his graduation ceremony this morning. ... See MoreSee Less

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June 25th

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office

PRESS RELEASE

June 25, 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 arrested multiple individuals. This was part of “Operation Purge”. Several of these arrests occurred in Greene County, 4 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:

Kristen Lee Reese, age 29 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Held on a secure bond

James Alvin Davis III, age 35 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Driving while license is revoked, 3 plus convictions within 10 years
Released on an unsecure bond

Jarvis Jermain Doty, age 32 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug – 5 counts
Released on an unsecure bond

Mark A. Hinton, age 59 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug – 2 counts
Held on a secure bond and is currently at Central Virginia Regional Jail

Patrick David Miller, age 27 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Held on a secure bond
Melicia Ceesay, age 42 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Felon in possession of ammunition
Misdemeanor possession of marijuana
Held on a secure bond

Sean A. Perkins, age 23 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug, 2 counts
Held on a secure bond

Eric Nelson Bryant, age 34 who is a resident of Fluvanna County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Held without bail at Central Virginia Regional Jail

Cheyenne Marie Alice Morris, age 19 who is a resident of Albemarle County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug, 4 counts
Misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana
Misdemeanor Obstruction of Justice
Held without bail at Central Virginia Regional Jail

Manika Lynn Roach, age 38 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Held without bail at Central Virginia Regional Jail

Anthony Ross Rogers, age 22 who is a resident of Greene County
Felony Possession of Schedule I or II drug
Held without bail at Central Virginia Regional Jail

Casey Leo Walts, age 21 who is a resident of Greene County
Misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana with the intent to distribute
Misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana
Held without bail at Central Virginia Regional Jail
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South River Rd west side. Water is almost to the top of Rt 230, Madison Rd. ... See MoreSee Less

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June 22nd

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Dundee Rd ... See MoreSee Less

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June 22nd

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Octonia Rd ... See MoreSee Less

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June 22nd

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South River Rd west side ... See MoreSee Less

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June 22nd

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South River Rd east side ... See MoreSee Less

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June 22nd

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VDOT repairing sinkhole on Middle River Rd. We know these people have been working extremely hard especially since we just keep getting slammed by these storms. ... See MoreSee Less

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Do not cross on Teel Mountain Rd, cannot judge how deep this is. ... See MoreSee Less

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June 22nd

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Rt 33 Little Mountain and Lydia Mountain ... See MoreSee Less

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June 22nd

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Mutton Hollow Rd ... See MoreSee Less

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Water is running across the road in multiple places on Rt 33. Please use extreme caution to avoid hydroplaning. ... See MoreSee Less

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Dyke Rd is open with minor areas of flooding ... See MoreSee Less

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June 22nd

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Entrance to Piper Ivy Daycare Center ... See MoreSee Less

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Our office has sand bags if anyone is in need, contact us at 434-985-2222. Thanks to Luck Stone for their very kind donation. ... See MoreSee Less

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June 13th

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We would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Kenlyn Snow on obtaining her Master’s Degree in Social Science from Michigan State University. We’re so proud of you Kenlyn! ... See MoreSee Less

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June 13th

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office

The Youth Academy was held from June 4 - June 8. The academy is held each year to invite high school students to spend a few days training like law enforcement recruits. They get to interact with officers, first responders, investigators, etc. to provide positive interaction and education on the challenges and responsibility of police work.

They get to visit Central Shenandoah Criminal Justice Training Academy, Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and Central Virginia Regional Jail.
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We would like to take this opportunity to thank Sal’s Pizza in Stanardsville for donating food for the Jefferson Area Motor Squad Skills competition that was held at Sam’s Club in Charlottesville. ... See MoreSee Less

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June 7th

Greene County, Va. Sheriff's Office

PRESS RELEASE

June 7, 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

On Tuesday 6/5/18 Deputies responded to the Stanardsville area for a report of abduction with an assault. Through the course of the investigation four individuals were charged with multiple felonies.

Davontae Marquis Smith of Manassas age 25 was charged with the following felonies:
- Abduction by force
- Robbery
- Malicious Wounding by mob
- Use of a firearm in the commission of a felony

Kenny Mccullagh Jr. of Barboursville age 30 was charged with the following felonies:
- Abduction by force
- Robbery

Casey Nicole Rutherford of Stanardsville age 26 was charged with the following felonies:
- Abduction by force, 2 counts
- Malicious wounding by mob

Karlee Lynn Samuels of Stanardsville age 29 was charged with the following felonies:
- Abduction by force, 2 counts
- Object Sexual Penetration, 2 counts
- Possession of firearm by a convicted felon

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

This is still an ongoing investigation and additional charges are still pending at this time.
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June 7th

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Investigator Scott Murphy and Deputy Mark Gresham participated in the 6th annual Jefferson Area Motor Squad Skills Training Seminar. This seminar is a way for motor officers to improve their riding skills, exchange new training ideas and improve or create inter-agency relationships. It is also an opportunity to give back to the community which supports law enforcement. A portion of the proceeds raised for the 2018 seminar will be donated to The Virginia State Police Foundation and earmarked for the families of Lt. Jay Cullen and Trooper-Pilot Berke Bates. They were tragically killed in the line of duty while providing air support during the August 12th, 2017 rally in Charlottesville, Virginia when their aircraft went down. ... See MoreSee Less

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