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Law Enforcement

Richard Roundtree - Sheriff

Law Enforcement Center

400 Walton Way, Augusta, GA 30901

Ph: 706-821-1000    
Fx: 706-821-1064


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Maintain peace and order

  • Enforce Federal State and Local laws, Investigate Crimes

  • House Inmates:  The City of Augusta and the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office has permitted free online access to current inmate information as a service to the citizens of Augusta

  • Court Services

  • Offender Watch: OffenderWatch® is updated instantaneously throughout the day as offender addresses and other offender information is updated in our office. You may enter any address in the county and see real-time information on the publishable offenders within the specified radius of the address you enter.



Ramone Lamkin - Marshal

535 Telfair St., Suite 720, Augusta, GA 30901

Ph: 706-821-2368
Fx: 706-821-2557

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Civil process

  • Ordinance enforcement

  • Court security

  • Government buildings security

  • Law enforcement duties at Augusta Regional Airport

  • (Request Vacation watch form available on website)


Mrs. Shawn Hargis Rhodes  
Senior Environmental Inspector 


ARTS / Metropolitan Planning Organization
535 Telfair St., Suite 300
Augusta, GA 30901
Phone: (706) 821-1796
Fax: (706) 821-1806

Construction, Permitting & Licensing Divisions
1803 Marvin Griffin Rd.
Augusta, GA 30906
Phone: 706-312-5050
Fax: 706-312-4277

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
8:30am - 5:00pm (except holidays)


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Administering and enforces Codes and Ordinances

  • Environmental Issues

  • Illegal Dumping

  • Lot Ordinance (overgrown weeds, grass, and debris)

  • Minimum Housing Code

  • Property Maintenance Code

  • Public Nuisance Ordinance

  • State Nuisance Abatement

  • Scrap Tires (residential and commercial)

  • Unsafe Building Abatement Code

  • Zoning Ordinances

(Enforced local codes may include biological waste dumping, soil & erosion problems,

inert landfills and illegal dumpsites)

Download form for "Complaints" 

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