The Botetourt County Sheriff's Department provides police protection for the County as well as for the incorporated towns of Fincastle, Troutville, and Buchanan. Accredited through the Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission, the force is comprised of 69 highly trained and dedicated law enforcement officers.
Botetourt County Sheriff's Office
205 North Roanoke Street
Fincastle, VA 24090
Completed in 2001, Botetourt County's new Emergency Communications Center is equipped with a high level of security, backup power, and communications resources, and utilizes modern radio equipment and telephone systems. Well staffed at all times, the Center has exceptional mapping capabilities, allowing dispatchers to quickly locate both landline and wireless callers, and direct personnel to emergency scenes.