About the Sheriff

About the Sheriff

Tim Lane has been Scott County Sheriff since 2017.


Image of the Sheriff's Star VALUES - We are committed to working with the community with dignity, honesty, respect, integrity, and value the public and our co-workers as individuals.

Image of the Sheriff's Star VISION - We will set the standard as a leader in the criminal justice system by striving to maintain a safe environment and providing the highest level of professional services to individuals within our jurisdiction.

Image of the Sheriff's StarMISSION - To provide progressive public safety to fulfill the diverse needs of citizens through the expertise of our professional staff and utilization of all available resources.

News & Notices

The Sheriff’s Office had a swearing-in and a promotional ceremony this morning for two Chief Deputies to serve under Sheriff Lane. We would like to introduce and congratulate Major Shawn Roth and Major Bryce Schmidt to their new position. Major Roth will oversee operations, while Major Schmidt will...
Posted: January 17, 2017
On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 at 9:00 am, the Scott County Sheriff’s Office will be holding a swearing in ceremony for the appointment of Shawn Roth as Chief Deputy. The ceremonies will be held in the Sheriff’s Office Pavilion Conference Room. Major Shawn Roth Biography - Shawn Roth grew up in...
Posted: January 13, 2017
On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 at 9:00 am, the Scott County Sheriff’s Office will be holding a promotion ceremony held for the promotion of Lt. Bryce Schmidt to Chief Deputy. The ceremonies will be held in the Sheriff’s Office Pavilion Conference Room. Major Bryce Schmidt Biography - Bryce Schmidt...
Posted: January 13, 2017