The Van Buren County Sheriff's Office provides law enforcement services, as well as preserves peace, deters crime, and maintains law and order. It undertakes cases related to drug abuse, domestic violence, auto theft and civil processes. The office operates administrative and patrol divisions and has a dispatch staff that assists in emergency cases. The Van Buren County Sheriff's Office participates in various community fairs and festivals. It supports the Morgan Nick Amber Alert System, which is a program that assists in cases of missing children. The office, in addition, hosts the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations program, which offers financial help to crime victims. The Van Buren County Sheriff's Office also employs several part-time and reserve deputies who assist in critical situations. It is located in Clinton, Ark.