Message from the Sheriff
Storey County Sheriff's Office
It is the mission of the Storey County Sheriff's Office to serve the residents of Storey County by providing safe and secure communities using the resources entrusted to us. We are committed to the prevention of crime; the protection of life and property; the preservation of peace, order, and safety; the enforcement of laws and ordinances; and safeguarding the constitutional guarantees afforded to all persons.
Service to Our Communities: We are dedicated to enhancing public safety and reducing the fear and the incidence of crime. With customer service as our foundation, we will work in partnership with the people in our communities and do our best, within the law, to solve community problems that affect public safety. We value the great diversity of people in our communities and serve all equally.
Reverence for the Law: We have been given the honor and privilege of enforcing the law. We must always exercise integrity in the use of the power and authority that has been given to us by the people. Our personal and professional behavior should be a model for all to follow. We will obey and support the letter and spirit of the law.
Commitment to Leadership: Storey County Sheriff's Office is committed to the principles of servant leadership in law enforcement. We believe that each individual needs to be a leader in his or her area of responsibility. Making sure that our values become part of our day-to-day work life is our mandate. We must each work to ensure that our employees and our communities have the highest respect for the Storey County Sheriff's Office.
Integrity in All We Say and Do: Integrity is our standard. We are proud of our profession and will conduct ourselves in a manner that merits the respect of all people. We will demonstrate honest, ethical behavior in all our interactions. We must have the courage to stand up for our beliefs and do what is right. Our actions will instill public trust and a sense and feeling of protection and safety of each individual person of Storey County.
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Thank you for visiting the Storey County Sheriff’s Office website. Through this website, you can obtain information about our services as well as many common forms, special use permits and frequently asked questions. As you will see, the Storey County Sheriff’s Office has a broad reaching jurisdiction. We are the chief law enforcement agency for our communities with regard to crime prevention, responding to emergencies, timely dispatching of response teams and animal control. We are here to help ensure your safety as a resident, employee and visitor of Storey County. Please contact us with any questions.