Captain Michael Arnold

Division Commander  –   Patrol, Bike Patrol, Operations, K-9, Animal Control, School Resource, Special Operations, Commander of the Crisis Negotiations Team, E911/Communicationsarnold photo upper

Captain Michael Arnold attended the University of South Dakota where he studied Criminal Justice. In 1994, he worked for the Hutchinson County Sheriff’s Office in South Dakota, serving as Chief Deputy. After moving to Warren County in 1997, Captain Arnold began his career at the Warren County Sheriff’s Office assigned as a deputy to the Patrol Division. In January 2007, he was promoted to Patrol Sergeant and received the rank of Patrol Lieutenant nine months later. On April 1, 2012, he was promoted to Captain and is the Division Commander overseeing Criminal Investigations, Narcotics and Gang Investigations, Patrol, Bike Patrol, School Resource, Special Operations, K-9, and Animal Control.

540 635-4128  | Fax: 540 636-4950  |  


Captain Kahle Magalis

Lt. Kahle MagalisDivision Commander – Investigations, Narcotics, Gang, Special Operations

Captain Magalis has been employed by the Warren County Sheriff's Office since 1998 and has been assigned to the Invesigations Division since 2001. In addition, he has served as a member of the Northwest VA Regional Drug Task Force and the Northwest VA Regional Gang Task Force. Captain Magalis is a graduate of the Virginia Forensic Science Academy. He remains active with the Northwest VA Regional Drug Task Force as a member of the Clandestine Lab Enforcement Team. Captain Magalis serves as the commander of the Warren County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Team.

540 635-2074  | Fax: 540 636-4950  |


Captain Steven Barr

barr photo upperDivision Commander – Corrections, Work Release, Home Electronic Monitoring, Civil Process, Courthouse Security, D.A.R.E., Records Management, Accreditation

Captain Steven Barr graduated from Fairfax High School in 1972 and received an Associate degree in Law Enforcement from Northern Virginia Community College in 1979. He started his law enforcement career in 1972 as a Military Police Officer while serving in the U.S. Army. He joined the Warren County Sheriff’s Office as a correctional officer in 1991. Captain Barr currently oversees court services operations, including management of court holding facilities, court and courthouse security, and civil process. Captain Barr resides in Warren County with his wife and children.

540 635-2074 | 540 635-3100 (Jail) |  540 622-2206 (WR)  |



Captain Roger Vorous

Patrol, School Resources, Animal Control,  K-9, Special Operations
Cpt. Vorous-resized

Captain Vorous began his law enforcement career with Warren County Sheriff's Office in 1990 as a jailor.  In 1993, he transfered to the Patrol Division as a road deputy. He was promoted to Patrol Sergeant in 2006 and was appointed as the Patrol Lieutenant on April 1, 2012. He has lived in Warren County for most of his life. He has been married to his wife, Carol, for thirty-two years and they have one son, Joshua. Captain Vorous has been a certified General Instructor of Defensive Tactics-specializing in use of force technique for seventeen years. He has also been a certified instructor of Taser/Asp Baton for fifteen years.

Captain Vorous has been an active member of the Special Operations Team for twenty years, with seven of those serving in the capacity of assistant commander of the team. He has received training in the Leadership/Supervisory courses. He was promoted to Captain in November 2014 and will take effect February 1, 2015. Captain Vorous currently oversees court services operations, including management of court holding facilities, court and courthouse security, civil process, and the DARE program. He also serves as Chaplain for the Warren County Sheriff's Office.

 540 635-4128  | Fax: 540 636-4950  |