Message from the York County Sheriff, Maurice Ouellette
On behalf of the
men and women of the York County Sheriff's Office, I would like to take
the opportunity to welcome you to our website. Throughout our site you
can view our philosophy, organizational structure, facilities and
general information, as well as contact our personnel.
Office has three major divisions; Police Services, Corrections and Civil
The Police Services
Division is responsible for providing law enforcement protection for
fourteen rural towns within York County that do not have organized
police departments. The Deputies that comprise the Police Services
Division investigate thefts, burglaries, domestic violence complaints,
motor vehicle complaints and numerous other violations of state and
Division is charged with the care, custody and control of inmates that
are being held pre trial and post conviction at the York County Jail.
The York County Jail can house up to 350 inmates and through the efforts
of the men and women of the Corrections Division, our facility recently
obtained accreditation through the National Commission on Correctional
Health Care. Additionally, the facility received a 99.2% rating in 2011
from the Maine Bureau of Corrections.
The Civil Process
Division serves civil paperwork ranging from small claims, divorce,
foreclosure, Department of Health and Human Service's matters, and other
court related paperwork that is served within York County.
The York County Sheriff's Office provides professional public safety
to the citizens of York County.
Sheriff Maurice R. Ouellette