What Does the Somerset County Sheriff Do?

The Somerset County Sheriff’s office has a variety of responsibilities and authority ranging from maintaining a safe and secure environment at the county Courthouse to creating new task forces and divisions as needed. Here are a few other things that fall under the Sheriff’s office:

  • providing a resource officer to all Somerset County Schools
  • establishing new divisions and task forces as needed
  • assisting with prisoner transport
  • securing the Somerset County Jail
  • providing backup to municipalities as needed
  • conducting investigations