Martin County Sheriff's Office

 Our mission is to serve and provide a safe environment for all persons in Martin County and ensure the quality of life for all through the effective and efficient delivery of law enforcement, detention and court services.

We are driven by both a professional and personal commitment to provide the community with the highest level of services, responding to its ever changing needs. Justice, loyalty, dedication and integrity, both to the Office of the Sheriff, and the public we serve, are our effort.

We, the members of the Martin County Sheriff's Department, are committed to excellence in law enforcement. We are dedicated to the people, traditions and diversity of our County. In order to protect life and property, prevent crime, and reduce the fear of crime, we will provide service with understanding, response with compassion, performance with integrity, and law enforcement with vision. 

Who Are We


Martin County Sheriff's Office is located in Shoals, Indiana. 

Shoals is home to the historic Jug Rock. 

The Martin County Security Center is a maximum security facility that houses local, non-local and Department of Corrections inmates. The Sheriff and Chief Deputy believe in rehabilitating inmates. They offer substance abuse, GED, and literacy programs. These valuable tools help offenders become more productive members of society. 

Contact Us

Martin County Sheriff's Office

318 Capital Avenue, Shoals, Indiana 47581, United States

(812) 247-3726




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