The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office is actively involved in patrols
throughout Franklin County. The County of Franklin is approximately 704
square miles in size and is located in the northwest corner of Vermont.
Franklin County is bordered completely on the west by Lake Champlain
and on the north by Canada. The population is approximately 50,000 residents
and we have 15 townships located within the county. Interstate 89 runs
from the Canadian Border through the length of Franklin County into neighboring
The Sheriff’s Office presently has 12 full time deputies and 19
part time deputies. Deputies presently patrol in seven of the 15 townships
by contractural agreements, but deputies can be seen actively throughout
the county. The Sheriff’s Office has 13 fully equipped Ford Crown
Victorias, three 4WD vehicles, three unmarked units, two Arctic Cat Snowmobiles
and two All Terrain Vehicles.
Deputies rotate in and out of different townships on a two week cycle.
Deputies can also be found assisting other local municipalities or the
Vermont State Police in and around the county. Franklin County is a rural
area and law enforcement within the county work closely in serving the
The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office presently has one full time
School Resource Officer stationed at the Enosburg Middle/High School
The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office continues to grow and expand
its resources in and around the county. We strive towards Community Policing
and are committed to keeping Franklin County Safe.