LIVING IN MORGAN COUNTY
State Police: 5
Sheriff & deputies: 10
Town of Bath Police: 3
Town of Paw Paw: 1
State police and sheriff's department operate county-wide, round the clock.
Town Police Office, 304-258-1198.
Sheriff: Vince Shambaugh, 304-258-1067.
Berkeley Springs Detachment Commander: Sgt. Scott Davis. Office: 304-258-0000.
Two magistrates are elected for four-year terms with jurisdiction over all misdemeanor and minor civil matters, along with initial hearings for all felonies. Located in the Courthouse Complex, phone 304-258-8631.
Morgan County is served by the 23rd Circuit Court.
The Circuit Court has elected judges (eight-year term) and hears cases in Morgan County in tri-yearly sessions beginning the first Tuesday of January, April and September.
The Prosecuting Attorney is elected to serve a four-year term.
Violent Crime Index (one is lowest): 1