Sioux County Sheriff

Weapon Permits now issued online through new system

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office hopes to improve the concealed weapon pistol permit process by allowing residents to now fill out an application online. You can now apply online for a concealed weapon permit and also a permit to acquire a pistol or revolver through the Sheriff’s Office website: Application for Iowa Permit to Carry … Read more Weapon Permits now issued online through new system

A much-appreciated thank you!

Recently, Mrs. Slegers’ Orange City Christian School Kindergarten class gave us candy-filled mugs and a signed card thanking us for keeping their community safe; the mugs were donated by Staples Promotional Products in Orange City. The staff of the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office thanks you all for your kindness, thoughtfulness and appreciation! Shown in the … Read more A much-appreciated thank you!

A note of thanks

We are thankful for the donation of hand sanitizer we received today from the Dollar General Store in Hull, IA. We are also sincerely grateful to the many other businesses and individuals who have, and continue to donate various forms of personal protective equipment for our staff to use during this time to enhance their … Read more A note of thanks

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

Information about upcoming Iowa Sheriffs’ & Deputies Association Honorary Membership Program

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to introduce the Iowa State Sheriffs’ & Deputies’ Association Institute Honorary Membership Program. This unique opportunity allows citizens of Sioux County to become Honorary Members and have an active role in helping make our community a safer place by providing resources and services to the Sheriff, Deputies and … Read more Information about upcoming Iowa Sheriffs’ & Deputies Association Honorary Membership Program

Public safety reminder: manually activate your vehicle’s headlights when fog is present

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office wants to remind all motorists to use your low-beam headlights during foggy conditions. Spring season is also a time when we encounter dense fog more often during our morning commutes; we want all motorists to practice this safety tip: Manually turn on your headlights when foggy conditions are present. Many … Read more Public safety reminder: manually activate your vehicle’s headlights when fog is present

Message from our SRO regarding recent issues with drivers who have a minor school permit

Dear Parents, It has come to my attention through several parents, educators, and other concerned persons that there are several students in Sioux County who are not abiding by the guidelines of what the law permits in regards to having a minor school license (school permit).  Reports of violations include driving off of their most … Read more Message from our SRO regarding recent issues with drivers who have a minor school permit

School Resource Officer building relationships with students while helping them learn to read

During the 2019/2020 school year, Kindergarten classes at Hospers Elementary have been spending some extra time with their School Resource Officer, Deputy Waylon Pollema. When Pollema has free time during his scheduled days at Hospers Elementary, he reads books, plays educational games and interacts positively with the students. Pollema said, “This has been a very … Read more School Resource Officer building relationships with students while helping them learn to read