Providing Public Service with Integrity
Adam E Frerichs - Sheriff
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The Cheyenne County Sheriff's Office has obtained a MEdReturn drug collection unit. Citizens looking to dispose of excess and expired prescription and over-the-counter- medications can now visit the safe and secure permanent drop off location in the south hall of the courthouse. Properly disposing of excess drugs is everyone's responsibility as a matter of public safety. More than 70 percent of the young people abusing prescription pain releivers get them through friends and family, a statistic that includes raiding the family medicine cabinet. Now Cheyenne County citizens won't have to wait for a specific take-back day to clean out their medicine cabinets. Keep prescription medication away from our children and out of our water supply.
Caution! Harvestseason is upon us which means you are likely to encounter large, slow moving equipment on the roadways. Please use caution when meeting or passing equipment, especially on county roads!
The Cheyenne County Sheriff's Office was voted favorite breakfast during the first annual First Responders Throwdown breakfast competition. Thanks to all of our emergency responders and to everyone that came out and supported the breakfast throwdown and helped with donations! It was a great event for a great cause and we are looking forward to the competition again next year! Thank You CASA for your work behind the scenes! We are very proud of our winning team: Adam Frerichs, Mencho Falcon, Todd Keller, Jim Bush, Nathan Morgan, Tres Falcon, Melody Keller, Joan Falcon, and Cordell Frerichs!
The Cheyenne County Sheriff's Office has teamed up with Region 21 Community Emergency Response Team -CERT and various other first responder partners in the community. Please join them as they bring the first annual breakfast cook off competition between first responders to Sidney, Ne. (All proceeds will benefit the non-profit Region 21 Cert organization and will be used towards the purchase of a mobile pop up tent in memory of Randy Haddix.) The cook off will be held at the Cheyenne County Fairgrounds on January 26th between 9AM and 11AM. Your choice between a variety of breakfasts, juice and coffee. Tickets available at the door. Adults $8, children 12 and under $4. Please join us in supporting a great cause, test out each teams offering and then vote for your favorite. Other breakfast items will also be offered and no one should go away hungry!