Worcester County Sheriff's Office

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Courthouse Security

The Worcester County Courthouse contains several operating courts:

  • Three (3) Circuit Courts
  • One (1) Family Court
  • One (1) Orphan’s Court
  • One (1) Juvenile Court
  • One (2) Drug Courts
  • One (1) Truancy Court

The Worcester County Sheriff’s Office provides security for the Courthouse complex and for each individual court when they are open for the regular conduct of business.  During regular business hours, all persons entering the Courthouse complex are subject to electro-magnetic scanning along with any belongings they wish to bring onto county property. The Sheriff’s Office works with the Chief Circuit Court Judge as well as the Circuit Court Administrator to insure that all courts are operated safely and securely.