Fire Weather Watch-Potential for Power Outages

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office is assisting area utility companies with alerting their service subscribers of a weather event that may result in outages beginning Friday. Linn County Sheriff Michelle Duncan wants to make all Linn County residents aware of …
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A Message from Sheriff Duncan

It has been my commitment since taking over as Sheriff in January to fully open the Linn County Jail. With that said, these decisions have to be made thoughtfully, considering staff safety, taxpayer dollars and the overall health and safety …
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New 9-11 Phone System Goes Live

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office 9-1-1 Communications Center is hard at work this morning implementing our new 9-1-1 telephone system. With tremendous help and expertise from Noble 911 Services, a family-owned Oregon company based in Sisters (noble-911.com), and our vendor …
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Non-Emergency Line Set Up

For those who may not have access to our online resources, we have set up a non-emergency line that should be used for questions regarding current evacuation levels, resource availability, volunteer needs and more. This phone number is 541-812-2260. Please …
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Fall 2020 Citizens Academy Update

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic and requirements put in place across the state, the Sheriff’s Office has made the decision to cancel the Fall 2020 Citizens Academy. We look forward to once again offer this great opportunity in the …
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National Night Out 2020

National Night Out is a nationwide event that normally takes place on the first Tuesday of August every summer. The Linn County Sheriff’s Office has been proud to take place in many events across the county. This summer, due to …
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Jail Suspends Visitations

Please be aware that in response to Governor Kate Brown’s most recent Executive Order that the Linn County Jail is suspending all social visits for the jail population at this time. The status of visitations will be updated as necessary. …
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No Shave November

Your Linn County Sheriff’s Office will once again be participating in No Shave November this year! No-Shave November is a month-long journey during which participants forgo shaving in order to evoke conversation and raise cancer awareness. Sheriff’s Office employees that …
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Semi Annual Drug Take Back Event

Semi Annual Drug Take Back Event Twice a year the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) puts on a drug take back event. The next event is being held on October 26, 2019. The Sheriff’s Office will be doing a mobile take …
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2019 Coffee With a Cop

Join your neighbors and your Sheriff’s Office for coffee and conversation during the 2019 Coffee With a Cop! On Wednesday October 2, we will be all around the county at various locations and hope you can come out and say …
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