Our Mission

‚ÄčAs a leader in public safety, we are committed to protecting and serving with honor, courage, and integrity in the fight against crime, and to work relentlessly toward making our community safe for the people of Lyon County.

The Lyon County Sheriff's Office is committed to the advanced strategies of community policing and the direct supervision management of its detention facility.  Both concepts involve the establishment of dynamic partnerships with citizens, communities, and other civic and criminal justice agencies working together toward common goals.  The Lyon County Sheriff's Office will continue to be a leader and facilitator in attaining the goals to overcome and solve community problems with innovative ideas on crime prevention, proactive inmate management strategies, and public safety resulting in lasting solutions, reduced fear, and a better way of life for the residents of Lyon County.



 Lyon County Sheriff's Office


Secret Witness (775) 322-4900

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 The Nevada VINE system is a service through which victims of crime can use the telephone or Internet to search for information regarding the custody status of their offender and to register to receive telephone and email notification when the offender's custody status changes. The VINE toll-free number for the Nevada VINE system is (888) 268-8463.

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