About Us

TheSheriffApp.com is a division of OCV, LLC., the leaders in mobile app development for law enforcement, public safety, emergency management and public health agencies for over nine years. Our custom apps for iPhone and Android devices help sheriffs’ offices reach their citizens where they are: their smartphones.

TheSheriffApp.com will help your office brand itself as innovative leaders in law enforcement within your community and provide easy access to important information to your citizens. App users have the ability to receive instant push notifications from your sheriff’s office, submit a tip, view the most wanted page, see a map of sex offenders in their area and more – all from an app!

Our Process


Our team of communication strategists will work with your sheriff’s office to determine your specific needs and how they can be met with an app.


Our designers will work to determine the best way to present your information, making the app both helpful and easy to use.


Our experienced team of developers will then work to bring the app to life, implementing the previously determined strategy and design into a unique mobile solution.


"If you’re not keeping up with social media, smartphone apps, technology in general, you are going to fall behind and you’re going to regret it. Especially for law enforcement agencies nowadays, we’re seeing that it is so important to get public information out and to do so efficiently. A smartphone app is the perfect way to do that."

Corey Dobridnia
PIO, Walton County, FL Sheriff's Office

"We look at both [the app and website] as an opportunity to reach out directly to community members. During the information age, these are a must!"

Sheriff Michael Adkinson Jr.
President, Florida Sheriffs' Association
Walton County, FL Sheriff's Office

"We knew the time was right to implement this technology so we can reach our citizens where they are - their smartphones."

Sheriff Larry Smith
Sergeant-at-Arms, Sheriffs' Association of Texas
Smith County, Texas Sheriff's Office

"Because of TheSheriffApp.com, we are able to pass along information about our office to the community at the push of a button."

Sheriff Timothy Parker
Hillsdale County, Michigan Sheriff's Office

"The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office mobile app is one of the best investments we’ve made to help maintain communication with our citizens. If you are a forward looking, community oriented law enforcement agency and you want to make a huge impact, you need to get a custom app."

Sheriff Derrick Cunningham
Montgomery County, AL Sheriff’s Office

"The Berks County Sheriff's Office prides itself on providing timely and updated information to the public, and the app allows us to get that information to the public in the most efficient and effective manner possible."

Sheriff Eric Weaknecht
Berks County, PA Sheriff’s Office

"Going with TheSheriffApp.com has been a very good move for us as an agency. It allows for a direct link to our citizens that we do not have with any other communications source we use. We can reach directly out to them, and they can reach us directly as well, a win-win for everyone."

Sheriff Rick Ramsay
Monroe County, FL Sheriff’s Office

"The app gives us the ability to push out crucial information to our users, within pockets reach. With a click of a button, our app is easy to navigate and can save you precious minutes in reporting a tip or letting a loved one know where you are located. We anticipate that with modernization of technology in our facility, the app will simultaneously sync up and become more efficient than ever."

Sheriff Clifford Pinkney
Cuyahoga County, OH Sheriff’s Office

"We have created this new mobile app as a service to our community. Our goal is to engage the public to be our partners in the public safety, to make Queen Anne’s County a safe and enjoyable place to live, work and visit."

Sheriff Gary Hofmann
Queen Anne’s County, MD Sheriff’s Office

"We know that people expect information readily available at their fingertips so we decided it was time to look at the development of an app. It will be a great way for us to get important information to our citizens as quickly as possible."

Sheriff Matt Sanderson
Hopkins County, KY Sheriff’s Office

"Our goal in launching this app was to keep the public aware and informed. Since its launch, we have been able to engage the community regarding issues of public safety and share news and events. It has also enabled us to empower the community to be the eyes and ears of the sheriff’s office and facilitate reporting of crime and safety issues across the county."

Sheriff James R. Voutour
Niagara County, NY Sheriff’s Office

Common Features

Take a look at the most popular features we offer our clients and how these features can benefit not only your office, but most importantly, your citizens.

Submit A Tip

Submit tips right from your smartphone. Use your smartphone capabilities to include pictures, GPS location and more in your tip.

Most Wanted

View a list of the most wanted individuals in your county.

Sex Offenders

Open a map to view all registered sex offenders in the area.


Find all active warrants and additional information on them.

Instant Push Notifications

Send breaking news alerts, important updates and more right to your citizens’ mobile devices.

Inmate Search

Search for inmates within the county jail and access information regarding their arrest.

Press Releases

See all the latest breaking news, press releases and additional updates.

Social Media Integration

Combine all social media accounts into one continuous stream within the app. Updated in real time.

Our Portfolio

TheSheriffApp.com is the leader in custom app development for sheriffs' offices. Proudly serving over 40 states and Canada.