Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office operates under a strict budget approved by the Rutherford County Mayor and County Commission. This office manages a $42 million annual budget for both the Sheriff’s Office and the Adult Detention Center.
The Administration Division includes Accounting, Human Resources and the Information Center.
The Accounting Department performs all duties associated with accounts payable and accounts receivable including verifying and processing purchase orders and all invoices and monitoring expenditures to stay within the budget.
The Human Resources Department manages day-to day operations such as employment, personnel records, payroll, employee benefits, employee health and maintenance of Personnel Policies and Procedures for the Sheriff’s Office.
The Information Center is the hub of the department, providing assistance to citizens, handling incoming phone calls, ordering for central supply, distributing departmental mail and administering other departmental duties.