Sioux County Sheriff

*Our Business Office is now closed due to the Covid-19 virus concerns*

**ADDITIONAL COVID-19 PUBLIC NOTICE-Relating specifically to sex offender registry (SOR), weapon permits and civil matters**  Please read and share this message: 

 

Our Business Office is now closed until further notice.

 

All in-person SOR and SOR related issues are suspended indefinitely. Items that normally required an in-person appearance shall now be handled via phone or email until further notice.

 

Additionally, the sheriff’s office weapon permit section has also been closed until further notice. Because of this closure, you may experience some delays in the processing of your permit. Your current permit is valid for 30 days past the expiration date and will become invalid after that date. We will make every effort to process your permit as soon as possible after reopen after such time when it has been determined that the Covid-19 threat has subsided.

All family/inmate visits at the jail remain suspended until further notice.

Finally, all non-criminal (civil)  issues will be handled by phone or email and all non-criminal fingerprinting requests are suspended while the Business Office is closed. All civil process will be prioritized and served only in emergent or high priority situations as determined by the Sheriff.

 

Thank you for your attention to these matters.