Divisions/Organization

The Benton County Sheriff's Office is organized into five divisions:

Corrections Division

This division is responsible for the operation of the Benton County Jail, for prisoner transports to rental jail beds, and for security of the historic Benton County Courthouse.

Emergency Services Division

This division is responsible for both Search and Rescue (SAR) and Emergency Management - which includes planning, preparedness and emergency response.

Law Enforcement Division

This division is responsible for providing law enforcement services to the unincorporated areas of Benton County and, by contract, to the City of Adair Village. Services organized under the Law Enforcement Division include patrol, investigations, animal control, and civil.

Parole and Probation Division

Also known as Community Corrections, this division is responsible for supervising adult offenders on parole, probation, and post-prison supervision.

Support Services

Personnel in Support Services provide a variety of services to Benton County residents while supporting Sheriff's Office command staff with the data and information required to efficiently and effectively operate the Sheriff's Office.