A department sworn to protect and serve the citizens of Franklin County, Indiana.
Indiana Sheriffs' Association Scholarship
January 7, 2020
Franklin County Sheriff Pete Cates, announced today that the Indiana Sheriffs’ Association will again be awarding college scholarships to qualified high school seniors or college students who are pursuing a degree in criminal justice studies. There will be approximately 40 – $750 scholarships awarded to qualifying students throughout the state. ...Read More.
Snow Emergency Information
(excerpt from County Snow Emergency Ordinance 2011-31)
“Snow Emergency”: A transportation emergency caused by winter weather conditions including ice, freezing rain, sleet, snow, blowing and drifting snow and/ or blizzards; a condition declared to be such by the Board of Commissioners of Franklin County, Indiana or their authorized representative. Snow Emergencies include the following levels....Read More