Welcome to the Doniphan County Sheriff’s Office

pic30429The primary mission of the Doniphan County Sheriff’s Office is to coordinate with other law enforcement agencies within Doniphan County and their efforts within the community to preserve the public peace, protect the rights of persons and property, prevent crime, and generally provide assistance to citizens in urgent situations. The Doniphan County Sheriff’s Office is responsible for the collection of county taxes, security of the courts, the service of legal process and orders of the court, enforcement of Federal Laws, and Kansas Revised Statutes within the boundaries of Doniphan County.

The Doniphan County Sheriff’s Office must enforce the law in a fair and impartial manner, recognizing both the statutory and judicial limitations of Sheriff’s authority and the constitutional rights of all persons. It is not the role of the office to legislate, render legal judgments, or punish.


Tips to Get Valuables Back If Stolen


Christmas Toy Drive

Doniphan County Christmas Drive Now through Friday December 12th 2016 Please drop of any new or slightly used toys, books, gloves, hats, scarves, or coats to the front lobby of the Doniphan County Sheriff’s Department.  Monetary donations will also be taken at the front desk to be used to purchase such items. We will be […]

2016 Trunk or Treat

We can not thank our community enough for coming out to support our first trunk or treat. The weather was great and the support and turn out could not have been better. We will be putting many more photo’s out as well as on our web site and in the local paper. Thanks again so […]

Scam Alert

The Kansas Attorney General office is investigating numerous complaints from residents of Doniphan County in reference to the company, Chip and Seal that was in the area repaving driveways then charging a different amount of money than originally agreed upon. If you feel like you have been a victim of fraud by the paving company, […]

Thank You

We would like to sincerely thank all of the businesses, schools, and individuals in Doniphan County for making this years toy drive a huge success yet again. We were able to help 38 families and 101 children have a little brighter Christmas this year. The generosity of the citizens in this County never cease to […]

Troy 5th Grade

The Doniphan County Sheriffs Department would like to thank the Troy 5th grade class for stopping by our office.  They presented us with this very nice banner and poem to show their appreciation. Thank you

Scam Alert

Please be aware of a SCAM that has been going on in our area a lot lately. You will receive a call claiming that the individual is from the IRS and wanting your information. DO NOT give them any. The IRS will only contact you via the mail service and will never request any personal […]

Burglary / Theft deterrence

We have had some success recently in making some arrest and returning some stolen property.  This process is made much easier when the property owner documents down the make, model, and serial number of their items.  Also taking a photograph of your property can be real helpful.  If using a surveillance system, please remember that […]

Fraud Alert

If you get a message from Rainbow Communications requesting your user name and password to upgrade your internet service do not provide that information.  Rainbow Communication will not ask for your user name and password via email and that information should not be given out.  If you have any questions please contact them at 800-892-0163

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