**Governor Brown’s two-week statewide “freeze” has rolled into the Governor’s “Risk and Protection Framework”. As of 12/02/2020, Linn County is in the “Extreme Risk” category. As such, Linn County Sheriff’s Office is forced to close all lobbies to the public, beginning 12/03/2020.  However, Sheriff Yon and his Office are committed to continuing to deliver excellent service to the citizens of Linn County.  Please review the information available on our website, or call our main number at 541-967-3950 to learn more. If you come to one of our offices, please call us and we will come out to speak with you.**


If this is an emergency, dial 9-1-1.

For non-emergency contact, please call us at 541-967-3950. We answer the phone 24×7.

Communication is a priority at the Linn County Sheriff’s Office. It is important that communication is a two-way street between the Sheriff and the residents of Linn County. Linn-Benton AlertOur new out-call notification system, Linn-Benton ALERT, allows us to contact you, should we need to make a public service announcement to all county residents or those in designated areas.

We want to make sure that you feel comfortable in contacting us at any time to pay a compliment, ask a question, or make a suggestion.


How to Contact Us

  • Emergency: 9-1-1
  • Sheriff’s Office: 541-967-3950
  • Jail: 541-967-3901
  • Civil Division: 541-967-3907
  • Compensatory Service: 541-967-3822
  • Toll-Free: 800-884-3911
  • Tip Line: 1-866-557-9988
  • Fax: 541-967-8169
  • Location: 1115 Jackson St. SE Albany, Oregon 97322