Governor Deval Patrick's Budget Recommendation - House 1 Fiscal Year 2014

Franklin Sheriff's Department

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Organization Chart


The primary mission of the Franklin Sheriff's Office is the protection of the public. The philosophy of the Sheriff's Office is to protect the public by operating the Franklin County Jail and House of Correction and providing public safety services to the citizens of Franklin County.

Governing Laws:


MGL C. 126 S. 16 Custody and control of jails and houses of correction; jailer; assistants; bond
MGL C. 126 Jails, Houses of Correction and Reformation and Industrial Farms
MGL C. 37 Sheriffs
MGL C. 34B Abolition of County Government


103 CMR 900 County Correctional Facilities
105 CMR 451 Minimum Health and Sanitation Standards and Inspection Procedures for Correctional Facilities
105 CMR 590 Minimum Sanitation Standards for Food Establishments

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