Sheriff's Office, Walton Way, Augusta, GA 39091 706-821-1010 - Monday-Sunday, 8:30 am until 5 pm
The Records Bureau is responsible for maintaining and filing all reports taken by the Sheriff's Office, as well as compiling all necessary criminal statistical information. These files include all criminal offense reports, auto accident reports, traffic citations, records of arrest, missing persons and other types of reports. Reports maintained by this bureau are stored on a computerized system that provides instant access to all reports.
The records bureau processes more than 100,000 reports each year, including about 12,000 accident reports and more than 20,000 traffic citations. The bureau also processes nearly 10,000 warrants. All of this is achieved with a staff of 34 employees (including supervisors).This workload is in addition to phone calls, walk-in customers, deputies assisted on each day, and incoming radio traffic from deputies in the field.
The Records Bureau is one of the most visible departments in the sheriff's office and is dedicated to the mission of providing fast and courteous service to people depending on the office for protection and information. The goal of the staff is to assure that everyone leaves the office satisfied with the services provided by bureau personnel: providing prompt response to all requests by departmental personnel and the proper filing of all records collected by this office.