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Sheriff’s Office Celebrates Read Across America Week

Recently, Franklin County schools celebrated Read Across America Week and Office of the Sheriff joined in. Several officers went to elementary schools in the county and participated in reading to classes.

We were able to attend many venues during the week. Thanks to all who helped make this a great event. Special thank you to Rocky Mount Police Department for their assistance, also.

Read Across America Week
Read Across America Week


WFXR Features Franklin County Captain on Local “Behind the Badge” Series

On March 9th, WFXR-TV in Roanoke, VA aired their “Behind The Badge” Series. Franklin County Sheriff’s Office Captain, Erik Mollin, was their first featured responder/

Producer Len Stevens filmed this segment in early January of 2020 when Mollin was still a Lieutenant.

Click the link to see the story behind Captain Erik Mollin. Thanks Len Stevens and WFXR for producing this series.

"Behind the Badge" featured the Franklin County Sheriff's Office Captain, Erik Mollin.
“Behind the Badge” featured the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office Captain, Erik Mollin.