Nelson County Sheriff Records Search

See Nelson County ND Sheriffs and search free public sheriff records. Sheriffs are law enforcement officers which enforce laws and keep public order. Sheriffs are usually elected by their regional counties.


Nelson County Sheriff's Office 210 B Avenue West Lakota ND 58344 701-247-2474


Find Nelson County Sheriff's Department Records

The Nelson County Sheriff's Department keeps records on criminal arrests, incidents reported to the sheriff, traffic collision reports, and other records in Nelson County, ND. Many of these Nelson County public records are available upon request from the Sheriff's Department.

Nelson County Arrest Records

The Nelson County Sheriff's Office makes arrest reports and incident reports. Arrest reports contain basic information about the arrest, including the name of those arrested, the number of charges, and where in Nelson County, North Dakota the arrest occurred. If an individual resisted arrest or the Sheriff's Deputy used force, this will be recorded in the Nelson County arrest report.

Nelson County Inmate Records

The Nelson County Sheriff runs the Nelson County jail and can provide information on current or former Nelson County inmates, including the facility housing the prisoner, the release date, and the Nelson County Criminal Court that charged the prisoner. The Nelson County public may also be able to find who is in jail by using publicly available Nelson County Inmate Locator via the Sheriff's website.

Nelson County Sheriff Logs

The Sheriff's Office also produces Nelson County incident reports and logs. This includes Nelson County accident reports, citizen reports of crimes, and 911 calls for assistance. Incident reports list the time, where in Nelson County the incident occurred, nature of the incident, as well as any injuries or weapons found at the scene. Arrest reports and incident reports are often included in Nelson County Sheriff's logs produced by the Sheriff's Office. These summary logs are typically available to the Nelson County public, and they can be searched through online databases maintained by the Nelson County Sheriff's Dept.

Contact Nelson County Sheriff's Departments

The Nelson County Sheriff's Department provides public access to records on their website. Some Nelson County public records are not available online and may be requested directly by phone, email, or by visiting the Nelson County Sheriff's Office.