Written by Sheriff Jerry Allen
The Pershing County Sheriff's Office is committed to: protecting life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness pursuant to the Constitution of the United States of America; protecting and preserving the constitutional rights of all citizens; maintaining order and enforcing the laws of the State of Nevada and the ordinances of Pershing County. The Pershing County Sheriff's Office will strive to accomplish this mission by setting goals and objectives and practicing the values of the Sheriff's Office. We strive to achieve excellence within our chosen profession.
The Pershing County Sheriff's Office is responsible for the professional care and custody of those confined in our jail, the security of our courts and the prompt investigation of crime(s) when they are reported. It is our mission to improve and maintain the quality of life we enjoy and to ensure that Pershing County is a safe place to live, work and visit.