Since entering the law enforcement community in 1981, Sheriff Doug Cox has advanced through many ranks and has participated on many specialty teams and units.

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Meet the Administrative Staff


Listen to Sheriff Doug Cox Crime Prevention Tips:

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Car Break In Trend At The Workplace
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Financial Scams
Identity Theft


About the Department
Phone & E-mail Directory
Jail Information
In Memoriam
Johnson County Sheriffs

Below is a list of resources for our citizens to help fight crime in Johnson County:
Crime Prevention
Residential Crime Prevention
How to give crime and narcotics tips
Crime Alerts
Johnson County's Most Wanted
Investigations Division - Current Crime Reports
Sex Offender Information
TRIAD - Service and Protection for Seniors
PREA Violation Report

Telephone Solicitation Scam Warning
Sheriff Doug Cox warns of nationwide phone scams continuing to affect central Indiana homeowners: the "IRS, Jury Duty, Granddaughter-Grandson." scams. Many others like them.

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Youth Assistance &
Crime Prevention

Crime Watch Program
Reserve Deputy Information
Explorers Program
Bridging the Gap – law enforcement and teens

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Keeper of the Records
Domestic Violence
Background Check Information
Workplace Violence
Info for Veterans
Bicycle, Moped, and ATV Laws
Gun Permit Information
Franklin City Court Information
County Map
GIS Maps
Johnson Co. Road/Weather Info
Sheriff's Sales
JCSO Intranet (Members Only)
Jail Inmate Phone Questions
Peddlers Ordinance
Financial Crimes Information

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