This is not the official budget document.

Budget Summary FY2009

Franklin Sheriff's Department
Data Current as of:  6/22/2009

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Organization Chart


The primary mission of the Sheriff's Office shall be the protection of the public. The philosophy of the Sheriff's Office shall be to protect the public by providing public safety services to the citizens of Franklin County. The Sheriff's Office provides public safety and demonstrates its commitment to the community by providing the following services:
-Operation of a Regional Correctional System (Jail, House of Correction, Community Corrections Center).
-Transportation of prisoners to and from the divisions of the trial court.
-Detention of pre-arraignment arrestees.
-Service of Judicial Process.
-Community Policing/Crime Prevention Programs for the benefit of senior citizens.
-Juvenile Outreach Programs, such as D.A.R.E, Rape Aggression Defense, Teenage -Incarnation Prevention and Child Identification.
-Enforcement of Laws enacted for the protection of the health, safety and welfare of the people.

Governing Laws:


MGL C. 126 S. 16
Custody and control of jails and houses of correction; jailer; assistants; bond
MGL C. 127
Jails, Houses of Correction and Reformation and Industrial Farms
MGL C. 37
MGL C. 34B
Abolition of County Government


103 CMR 900
County Correctional Facilities
105 CMR 451
Minimum Health and Sanitation Standards and Inspection Procedures for Correctional Facilities
105 CMR 590
Minimum Sanitation Standards for Food Establishments