The Law Enforcement Division consists of Patrol and Investigations. Patrol is managed by a Commander, and is staffed with four (4)  Patrol Sergeants and sixteen (16) Deputies. Investigations is managed by a Commander, a Detective Sergeant, and three (3) Detectives.

- Expenditure Budget $3,315,778.00
- Revenue $973,062.00

Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE)

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office has offered and presented the DARE anti-drug and violence curriculum to area schools since 1988. One patrol Deputy, who is a specially trained, part-time DARE Deputy under the newly revised DARE curriculum, presents a 10-week program to sixth graders. Locally, this program serves over 100 children each year. Participating schools are: Mesa Elementary and Basin City Elementary.