Storey County PO Box 176 Virginia City, NV 89440

Wildlife Assistance

Michael S. Cullen

Sheriff's Office Main Office
205 S. C St.
P.O. Box 498
Virginia City, NV 89440

Sheriff's Office Substation
420 Canyon Way
Lockwood, NV 89434

Detention Center
911 State Route 341
Virginia City, NV 89440

Emergency: 911
Main Office: 775-847-0959
Fax: 775-847-0924
Substation: 775-342-0950
Detention: 775-847-0929

Staff Directory
Being a part of rural Nevada means we share our beautiful county with animals of every shape and size. Normally this relationship between animals and people is quite peaceful. However, there are instances when a wild animal may be injured, is blocking traffic on a highway, or may be intruding on a populated area.

In those instances, we urge residents to contact dispatch at 775-847-0950, so that our office can tend to the animal and preserve the safety of both people and wildlife.

Occasionally, our office enlists the support of state personnel and agencies, such as: