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Medical Records
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Background Checks
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Other Records
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Intergovernmental Transfers
State of Texas Intergovernmental Transfer of Records.

About Us

The Harris County Sheriff's Office, founded in 1837, is the largest sheriff's office in Texas and the third largest in the United States. The HCSO has over 4600 employees and 200 reservists dedicated to ensuring the safety of over 4.1 million residents who call Harris County home. Harris County encompasses 1788 square miles (1729 land) and includes forty-one incorporated municipalities.

Core Values

Merit and maintain the public’s trust.
Embrace and deliver professional service.
Protect our citizens with honor and courage.
Exemplify ethical conduct at all times.
Develop, encourage, and care for our Sheriff’s Office family.


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Houston, TX 77002
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Non Emergency: (713) 221-6000
Inmate Information: (713) 755-5300
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