Clay County Sheriff's Office


Public Notices:

Apr 25, 2013: Fraudulent Website
The Clay County Sheriff’s Office has received complaints from citizens about incorrect information being provided by the following website: This website is not a product of or supported by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office; however the Sheriff’s Office has received complaints from citizens that their Clay County Detention records reflect inaccurate information when they input their name using this website. Furthermore, a link takes them to another page that request different dollar amounts for different services to have their information removed.

The Clay County Sheriff’s Office wants citizens and employers to be aware of this website and urge them not to use this service.

Currently the Sheriff’s Office does not have a website that disseminates information for detention records other than current inmate population. Additionally, photographs are not accessible from the current Detention Population Sheet.

You can read the original news release here.




The mission of the Clay County Sheriff’s Office is to reduce crime through preventive, investigative, and enforcement services in order to enhance the quality of life for our citizens and work cooperatively with the community and within the structure of the U.S. Constitution to enforce the law and preserve the peace.

Our community is important to us. As such, we aim to provide a safe environment for our citizens by maintaining order and enforcing the law impartially and being committed to protecting the lives, property, and rights of all people while demonstrating the highest degree of ethical behavior and professional conduct at all times.

contact us


Paul C. Vescovo III
C. Vescovo III


Clay County Sheriff

Administrative Offices

12 S. Water St.
Liberty, Missouri 64068

phone: (816) 407-3750


Clay County Detention Center

14 S. Water St.

Liberty, Missouri 64068

(816) 407-3800


Concealed Carry Weapon (CCW)

27 S. Main St.

Liberty, Missouri 64068

(816) 407-3740