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

UPDATE: March 27, 2017 As a result of investigations the northbound bus driver, Stanley Arthur Ray (68YOA) was cited for Fail to yield upon entering through highway as a result of March 22nd bus collision in rural Scott County. After Mr. Ray halted at the stop sign at the intersection of 140th...
Posted: March 22, 2017
The Scott County Sheriff’s Office would like to notify the public of a telephone scam that is currently happening across our area. Citizens are receiving telephone calls from a person claiming to be from the Sheriff’s Office stating that a Judge had signed a warrant for them to be arrested for not...
Posted: March 22, 2017
On Monday, March 6th, at 08:00, the Scott County Sheriff’s Office will hold a promotional ceremony at the Sheriff’s Office on second floor of the Scott County Courthouse. Deputy Dan Furlong will be promoted to the rank of sergeant. Biography: Dan Furlong graduated from St. Ambrose University in...
Posted: March 1, 2017