Sioux County Sheriff


Sioux County Burn Ban lifted – November 9, effective 12:00 p.m.

November 9, 2022

PUBLIC NOTICE  From Sioux County Emergency Management: This notice is to advise Sioux County residents that the open burning ban for Sioux County will be lifted effective Wednesday, November 9, at 12:00 p.m. We thank everyone for your cooperation the past weeks through the extremely dry conditions when the burn ban was in place, by … Read more

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Sheriff’s Office to participate in “No-Shave November” as Fundraiser

November 1, 2022

 Sheriff’s Office to participate in No-Shave November as Fundraiser   Starting on Tuesday, November 1, and running through the month of November, deputies and all Sheriff’s Office employees have asked to sport a new look to support a local worthy cause. In observance of the No-Shave November movement seen across the United States, the Sioux … Read more

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High school crime scene activity ends with office and Courthouse tour

October 31, 2022

The four freshman Physical Science classes from Western Christian High School participated in a crime scene activity October 24 – 28. The activity was facilitated by Physical Science teachers, Shawn DeStigter, Sarah Wilson and our School Resource Officer, Deputy Waylon Pollema. On the first day of the activity the students were given a scenario: acting as … Read more

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Public Safety Reminder: Move Over for emergency vehicles, safely *VIDEO*

May 31, 2022

Please take a moment to watch the below video for a good safety reminder to not only move over for emergency vehicles that are stopped with its flashing lights on, but to slow down and please do it safely.   Recently, Sioux County Deputy Sheriff Jessica Dorhout was engaged in a traffic stop when her … Read more

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Sheriff’s Office Drone Highlight Video

January 1, 2021

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office has used its drone for various events that have occurred in our area. Some examples are: train derailments, flooding, fires, explosions and searching for lost or missing persons. We have compiled a short video that shows some of these events and it includes a brief description of the particular event … Read more

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