To serve & Protect
Our schools are back in session - think safety!
With our schools back in session, we want to remind everyone to drive safely and watch for students walking or riding bikes.
We have excellent schools; the Sheriff's Office wishes a very good year for all of you.
Thank you for what you do.
Latest news & Announcements
Recently, Sioux County Deputy Sheriff K-9 handler Justin De Bruin and canine Sonny, certified and competed in the yearly United States Police Canine Association (USPCA) Police Dog 1 and tracking certifications. The certifications included areas of obedience, agilities, suspect search, evidence search, suspect apprehension (with and without gun fire) and tracking. De Bruin and Sonny … Read moreSheriff’s Office canine team competes at trialsRead More
The sheriff’s office recently conducted a drill with staff of Prairie Ridge Care Center (PRCC) in Orange City, IA. The drill consisted of a staff member who simulated an elderly resident who wandered into a cornfield and remained there, not found by responders searching the area. The lost person was located quickly with the drone … Read moreDrone Team practices in exercise with Orange City health care staffRead More
For the first time ever in northwest Iowa, two state and three county law enforcement agencies are coming together for a traffic safety saturation project. Administration from the Iowa State Patrol, Iowa Motor Vehicle Enforcement, Lyon County Sheriff’s Office, Osceola County Sheriff’s Office and the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office have put together a saturation project … Read moreFive Agencies Unite for Multi-County Traffic Safety Saturation ProjectRead More
The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reminds all motorists that area schools will soon begin for a new school year. Now is the time to prepare for school bus traffic on all roadways and children walking and riding their bicycles to and from schools. Please reduce your speeds, especially around school zones and be prepared to … Read moreSafety reminder for the New School YearRead More
Sioux County Detention Officer ONE PART-TIME FEMALE DETENTION OFFICER (JAILER) The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for the position of a female part-time Detention Officer (Jailer). Applicants will be required to pass a physical, written and psychological examination. All applicants will be subject to a background check and drug test. Applications can be … Read moreJob opening for position of female part-time jailerRead More
An old cliché that has been around for a long time: If it seems too good to be true, it probably is. Be cautious of unsolicited e‐mails and phone calls ‐‐ many are fraudulent. Be wary of anyone who asks for personal information. Do not give out any information to a person, business or Web … Read moreTips to avoid scamsRead More