** SCAM ALERT ** Please read this Information about a scam currently in Sioux County

Over the past several days, the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office and other local law enforcement agencies have received reports of suspicious letters being received by area residents. The letters are sent by the “Iowa Workforce Development” for unemployment claims and some may include correct information, such as the last four digits of your social security … Read more

Sioux County Citizens, here’s a survey you can take to share your thoughts on us; it’s available until December 2

Attention Citizens of Sioux County, Here is a survey created by students of the Dordt University marketing class. It’s the result of a joint project between the SCSO and them, designed to gauge our level of community outreach and impact as viewed by you, Sioux County. It’s your perfect opportunity to share your input and … Read more

Public Awareness: Be aware of increased reports of burglaries and thefts to buildings and vehicles in rural areas

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office would like to remind everyone to secure outbuildings and vehicles when not using them. Over the past few weeks, the sheriff’s office has investigated multiple reports of vehicle/out building burglaries and thefts. These burglaries have happened in the south, southwest and rural Rock Valley area of the county. Neighboring counties … Read more

*SCAM ALERT* involving law enforcement agencies

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office would like to make everyone aware of a scam involving the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office and local police departments. People report receiving a phone call from 712-737-2280, which is our actual business phone number. The caller is claiming to be a Sioux County Sheriff’s Office employee, gives a fictitious name, … Read more