DAWSON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
 Dawson County, Nebraska

Front Office
308-324-3011

Jail
308-324-2279

Administrative Services

Fingerprinting

Available Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to  4:30 p.m.  $10 fee.  Need to provide photo I.D.

Vehicle Inspections

Available Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  $10 fee.  Need to bring your valid driver's license and the original title or a certified copy of the title given to you from the Treasurer's Office  of the vehicle or trailer.

Background Checks

Available Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  $10 fee.  Need to provide a photo I.D. with your date of birth on the I.D.  Only available for Dawson County.

Firearm Permits

Forms are available at the Dawson County Sheriff's Office.  $5 fee.  Need to bring a photo I.D. with your date of birth on the I.D.  Must be at least 21 years old.  The address you provide on the application must match your I.D. card.

Accident Reports

You may request accident reports at the Dawson County Sheriff's Office or by sending a request to the Dawson County Sheriff's Office along with the $5 fee.
You may fill out the Nebraska Department of Transportation's Accident Report Form by clicking on the following link.  
Accident Report Form

Distress Warrants

Distress Warrants are mailed out November 1st of every year.  Payment can be made at the Dawson County Sheriff's Office.  Interest accrues daily after December 1st.  Must be paid by July 1st of the following year.   If paying in cash must be exact change.