Sioux County Sheriff

Sheriff’s Office canine team competes at trials

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 trials

Drone Team practices in exercise with Orange City health care staff

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 staff

Three vehicles involved in motor vehicle accident – September 12

On Thursday, September 12, at 7:12 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 420th Street and Eagle Avenue, four miles north of Ireton, IA. Kent Allen, age 61, of Akron, IA was driving a 2001 Peterbilt semi-tractor pulling a livestock trailer eastbound on 420th Street. … Read moreThree vehicles involved in motor vehicle accident – September 12

Five Agencies Unite for Multi-County Traffic Safety Saturation Project

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 Project

Suspicious person call leads to arrest – September 9

On Monday, September 9, at 10:04 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Nicholas Davis, age 45, of Kansas City, MO. The arrest stemmed from a call at Agropur, Inc., 332 Division Street in Hull, for a driver of a semi-truck acting in a suspicious manner. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that the truck driver, … Read moreSuspicious person call leads to arrest – September 9