Home Inmate Roster Message From the Sheriff Press Releases Contact Us
Image of the State Of Alabama Cherokee County Sheriff's Office
Image of the Cherokee Sheriff's Badge
Most Wanted Sex Offenders

Cherokee County Sheriff's Office Acquires New Life-Saving Equipment...

Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver announced on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, that every full-time uniformed deputy will now be equipped with an Automated External Defibrillators or AED's in their car.  He thanked the Cherokee County Commission for assistance with the purchase of 17 AED units.   Sheriff Shaver stated deputies will receive training on how to operate the devices, which are used on people experiencing cardiac arrest.  The units are fully automatic and self-adjusting to the individual in crisis.  AED's have been proven to save lives, and the addition has given his office the means to better serve the community.

According to Shaver, officers are usually the first to arrive on the scene and being equipped with these new devices will allow deputies to potentially save lives. Shaver added, “Like us, our emergency medical units cannot be everywhere all the time, so this project will put more live-saving equipment in our county.  The value of every human life is very important to us.  We're here for public safety, and being equipped with AEDs is one more step in providing our deputies with tools to help save lives."


IMG_8552.JPG IMG_8551.JPG



Media Kit
Crime Tips HOTline 256-927-9999 or Submit via Email - click here
Emergency - Dial 911 - Phone 256-927-3365 (24 hours) Alabama Sheriff's Youth Ranch | Cherokee Co. Alabama
Cherokee Co. Chamber | National Sheriffs' Association

Phone: 256-927-3365 (24 hours) • Fax: 256-927-4543 • Email
110 Cedar Bluff Road, Centre, Alabama 35960 Map
Administrative Office Hours: M-F 8am-4pm
MostWantedGovernmentWebsites.com by Brooks Jeffrey Marketing, Inc.