Sheriff Jimmy Harris

Welcome to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office website. Please take some time to explore the site. It is our desire to assist the citizens of DeKalb County in any way possible. If you need any information that you do not see here, or if we can help you in any other way, please contact us.

DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and Detention Center
2801 Jordan Road SW
Fort Payne, AL 35968Dispatch (256) 845-3801
(24 hour line)
Civil Division (256) 845-8561
(For information regarding service of civil papers)
Investigations Division (256) 845-8562
(To speak to an investigator)
Sheriff (256) 845-8563
(To speak to the Sheriff)
Detention Center (256) 845-8565
(To inquire about inmates, bond setting, or visitation)

Sheriff’s Office (256) 845-8564
Detention Center (256) 304-0465


Click here to email Chief Deputy Mike Edmondson



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Sheriff Jimmy Harris