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We are now hiring deputies 18 years old and above

We would love to have you become part of our agency

The Norfolk Sheriff's Office is looking to hire good men and women with a love of community and service. We offer good pay, benefits including health care, educational opportunities, assistance in maintaining and improving physical fitness, and much more. Come find out why NSO has been repeatedly voted one of the best places to work in Hampton Roads.
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Provide a Fresh Premium Meal

Explore meal options for inmates and their families

We're proud to offer this option for friends and family to order their loved ones fresh, hot meals, delivered daily, that they'll truly enjoy. Each inmate is allowed two such meals per day. You can easily choose your selection on the 811 Market Place webpage. You can also order snacks and personal items for your inmate on our Canteen Services page.

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Schedule a Visit With an Inmate

Our online scheduling system makes it easy


With our web-based Inmate Visit Scheduling System, you can quickly and easily register and schedule visits online.

Visits are confirmed in the system immediately. You will get a notification with the details by email. If an inmate is unable to attend a scheduled visit, you will be notified right away by email.

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“You have a person in jail, and they’re probably at their lowest point.
We want to give them hope; to give them options.”

We Are Passionate About Rehabilitation

We strive to provide every resource possible to help our inmates reenter the community with a clear path towards leading a law-abiding and productive lifestyle. 

We especially feel our efforts are worthwhile when a previously incarcerated individual is never again placed in our custody.

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Reentry Programs


Inmates in the Community

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Get In Touch

  • 811 E. City Hall Avenue
    Norfolk, VA 23510

  • (757) 664-4700

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