Portsmouth Sheriff’s Office

Honor • Service • Integrity

The Honorable Michael A. Moore

The Portsmouth Sheriff’s Office is committed to serving our citizens with compassion and integrity. Dedicated to the well-being of our community, we will build trust, foster goodwill, promote civic pride, and as a department, strive to reflect the diverse populations we serve.

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Our participation in the nationwide D.A.R.E program is a commitment we make to our youngest citizens so they can master the skills they need to pursue their dreams.

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Community Affairs

The innovative programs offered by our Community Affairs Division foster rich and sustainable partnerships between our office and the populations we serve.

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Our Sheriff

Meet The Honorable Michael A. Moore, Portsmouth native, and Sheriff of the City of Portsmouth.

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