The members of the Oxford County Sheriff’s Office are
dedicated to protecting life and property. We are committed to providing all citizens with the highest quality law
enforcement and correctional services and shall perform our duties in an efficient and effective manner.While providing the traditional services of the Sheriff, we stand ready to support and augment all other law enforcement agencies. We recognize that the ability to successfully complete our mission is based on shared mutual respect and responsibility between the sheriff’s office, county, state and municipal agencies and the citizens we serve.
As professionals we will enforce the laws in a fair and impartial manner recognizing both the statutory and judicial limitations of our police authority and at all times protecting the constitutional rights of every individual.
Wayne J. Gallant - Sheriff
Oxford County consists of 2,200 square miles bordering New Hampshire and Canada. There are 36 town and 19 organized and unorganized townships. The yearround population is 54,000.