Storey County PO Box 176 Virginia City, NV 89440

Crime Statistics

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
One of the major roles of a sheriff’s office is to reduce crime. All of our deputies and administrative staff share the goal of making Storey County a safe place to live. We can gauge our effectiveness of meeting this goal by examining past and present crime statistics.

This section of our website communicates Storey County crime statistics. Should you have any questions about any of this information, feel free to call the Sheriff's office.

For additional information, you can visit the State of Nevada's Department of Public Safety Crime Statistics Information page.

Year in Review

Incident 2021 2022 2023
Total Incidents 18,008 19,459 19,098
Calls for Service 7,868 7,558 8,761
Cases 1,143 1,215 1,264
Citations 496 749 1,560
Arrests 212 269 283
Accidents 97 130 97