Duties of the Sheriff

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Duties of the Sheriff

  • To enforce all orders of the Luzerne County Court of Common Pleas
  • To serve bench warrants, civil writs and protection from abuse orders
  • To conduct levies, sales of personal property and real estate
  • To provide security and protection for court related functions and all county facilities
  • To transport prisoners to and from county, state, and federal institutions for court appearances
  • To arrest violators of the law and fugitives
  • To assist other law-enforcement agencies in the county
  • To assist in special law-enforcement efforts such as Central Booking, DUI roving and saturations patrols, and community events
  • To issue Pennsylvania License to Carry Firearms and Licenses to Sell Firearms

 

Last Updated: 06/13/13 09:29:08
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