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John Wilhoit
103 S. Main Street
Room 102
Versailles, KY  40383


(859) 873-3119 - Office
(859) 873-8371 - Fax

Office Hours - Administrative:
Monday - Thursday, 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday, 8:00am - 6:00pm

After these hours, the Sheriff's office may still be reached by calling (859) 873-3119.  Please call during office hours for administrative issues.

New Security Measures will be put into place on January 3, 2017. Everyone will have to enter the courthouse through the Sheriff's Office entrance and will be subject to a metal detector.

Functions of the Office 

The Sheriff of Woodford County has a variety of responsibilities that generally fall into 4 categories:

  • tax collection
  • election duties
  • service to Courts, and
  • law enforcement.