White County Sheriff's Department
The White County Jail dedication was on Sunday, July 12, 1998, under Sheriff Reg Shireman. The construction of the facility started in August 1996, and was completed in July 1998. The facility has 6 men’s cell blocks, a women’s cell block and a men’s and women’s work release area. The facility has a total of 68 cells with 132 beds. The work release program is capable of directing 40 individuals (32 men and 8 women). The Total Square Footage of the facility is 67,000 ft. The Construction cost was $7.2 million. All of the Sheriff’s offices and the 911 Dispatch are located at this facility. The jail contains 2 exercise areas, and a indoor/outdoor area.
"Letter to the Citizens Of White County"
Dear Residents of White County,
Since 1984, I have had the privilege of serving as a deputy in the White County Sheriff's Department. During this time, I have been dedicated to White County and its citizens. I have served in a highly responsible and visible capacity in the protection of life and property.
I would like to thank the residents of White County for trusting in me and believing in my integrity, honesty, work ethic and professionalism. I am honored to be a part of the department and I will always obey, uphold and maintain the laws and implement the powers and duties of sheriff honestly, faithfully and diligently.