Patrol Division

Patrol Division

Patrol

The Patrol Division of the Scott County Sheriff’s Office is responsible for patrolling the county’s approximately 600 miles of roads located in an area that covers approximately 465 square miles. The Sheriff’s Office provides Law Enforcement Services throughout Scott County.

The primary concern of the patrol division are the unincorporated areas of the county, however, many times within the incorporated cities the Sheriff's Office is requested to assist city police agencies.

The Patrol Division is responsible for responding to all types of emergency and non-emergency calls for service. The uniformed deputy in the Patrol Division is a very visible member of the Sheriff’s Office driving marked patrol vehicles.

The Patrol Division is comprised of three shifts for 24/7 coverage and our DARE Unit. The Patrol Shifts are each manned by a Lieutenant, Sergeant, and five deputies.

Dare Unit

The DARE Unit is comprised of a Sergeant, two Deputies, and the School Resource Deputy.

Accident Investigation

Accident Investigators are responsible for responding to and investigating serious injury and or fatal accidents.

K-9 Unit

The K-9 Unit was started in 2006 with a single canine.

Our Police Service Dog is named Ares who is a Czech Shepherd and a full service canine. He is trained for narcotics detection, criminal apprehension, handler protection, building search, open area search, and tracking.

News & Notices

On March 22, 2017 at approximately 3:35 pm Scott County Deputies were dispatched to a two school bus accident at the intersection of 140th Avenue and 290th Street (St Ann’s Road) Long Grove. Scott County Deputies, Long Grove Fire, Donahue Fire and Medic Ambulance all responded to the scene. A North...
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