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Virginia Sheriffs' Institute
Supporting Virginia’s Sheriffs & Deputies

roanoke-county-avoidThe Roanoke County Sheriff’s Office has launched a safety awareness course called A.V.O.I.D. (Awareness, Verbalize, Overcome, Identify, Distance), for anyone in the Roanoke Valley that has an interest in personal safety and situational awareness with an emphasis on survival of life-threatening encounters brought on by an aggressor.