The Crawford County Sheriff's Department is a law enforcement agency that works towards protecting lives, properties and individual rights and maintaining peace and order. It undertakes various criminal cases and works with other state, local and federal agencies for ensuring the exchange of information and the safety of law enforcement officers and public. The Crawford County Sheriff's Department also offers services for the victims of domestic violence, including emergency restraining orders and court-ordered transfer of physical custody of children. The department, additionally, offers a range of online services and organizes several community outreach programs. The Crawford County Sheriff's Department is located in Steelville, Mo.