Welcome to the Overton County Sheriffs Department Website
John Garrett, Sheriff
The Overton County Sheriff's Department is committed to protect life, liberty, and property of all people; to maintain order, enforce the laws, and civil process. The Overton County Sheriff's Department is responsible for the professional care and custody of those confined in the jail, the security of our courts, the prompt investigation of crime when it occurs, and to vigorously seek the prosecution of offenders. It is our mission to improve and maintain the quality of life and ensure that our county is a safe place to live, work, and visit.