The mission of Project Lifesaver is to reduce the time to locate Alzheimer's victims and other persons suffering from Dementia who may walk away from their place of residence.

The Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office, in fulfilling our obligation to provide quality law enforcement to the citizens of Pittsylvania County, in a fair and responsive manner, our aim it to protect and serve, providing vigorous, ethical, efficient law enforcement and to increase public awareness of personal safety and security measures.

Pittsylvania County is the 1st county in the State of Virginia to establish Project Lifesaver.