Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office
315 West Main
Walnut Ridge, AR 72476
Lawrence County is one of 75 counties in Arkansas. The estimated population is 17,410. The county was named for Capt. James Lawrence, naval hero in the War of 1812. Known as the Mother of Counties as 1/3 of all counties in the state were carved from the original county boarders. Cities or townships include Walnut Ridge, Hoxie, Minturn, Alicia, Sedgwick, Clover Bend, Portia, Black Rock, College City, Imboden, Ravenden, Smithville, Annieville, Lynn, Powhatan, Strawberry, Saffel, Jesup, Denton, Eaton. U.S. and state HWY 67, 63, 412, 34, 91, 230, 231, 228, 349, 90, 62, 115, 117, 25, AND 361.
The Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office is responsible for some 587 square miles and over 17,000 residents. We strive to provide well trained deputies, up to date equipment, uphold the law and provide safety for the citizens of Lawrence County.