Sheriff's Office
Message From The Adams County Sheriff
Welcome to the Adams County Sheriff’s Office website created to provide our residents and visitors alike with valuable informational resource. Created in 1800, the Adams County Sheriff’s Office has a long tradition of excellence in service to the citizens of Adams County and the public we come into contact with daily while providing an array of essential services to our community.
During my two terms as your Sheriff, we have continually upgraded the technological, professional and managerial capabilities of the Office improving the quality of our services and programs provided to maintain public safety.
To view the Vision, Mission and Values of the Adams County Sheriff’s Office and learn more about what we do and the vital services we provide, click on the “About Us” link or any of the other links at this Web Site. We encourage you to become a regular visitor here. As your Sheriff, I will uphold all statutory and constitutional standards of the Sheriff’s Office and work with all law enforcement agencies to improve public safety. 

Click Here to read the Sheriff's Office Vision, Mission and Values
James W. Muller
Adams County Sheriff 
Contact Information:

James W. Muller

​County of Adams
Sheriff’s Office ​
117 Baltimore Street 
Room 4​​
Gettysburg, PA 17325​

717-337-9828 ​

8:00a.m. – 4:30p.m.​
Monday - Friday​