Welcome to the Gage County Nebraska Sheriff's Office

The office of the Sheriff for the County of Gage has existed since 1857. The Sheriff holds an elected office, which is voted on by the citizens of the county. The Sheriff is elected to a four year term and he or she may serve additional terms if re-elected by the citizens.

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Handgun Permits


All handgun permits for Gage County, with the exception of Wymore residents, are obtained at the Beatrice Police Department at 201 N 5th Street.  Residents of Wymore may obtain their handgun permits at the Wymore Police Department at 302 S 6th Street.  If you have any questions, please call 402.223.4080.

Gage County Sheriff's Office Now Accepting Credit Cards


The Gage County Sheriff’s Office has recently started accepting credit and debit card payments using the PayPort system offered by Nebraska.gov. 

Missing Person: Ann Marie Kelley

Ann Marie Riekenberg / Kelley
Investigative Case #: 2008-1891
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Missing April 15, 2008 from Filley, NE

Traffic Stop results in Drug Arrests and Seizure


DATE & TIME:   4-15-14 at 1805 hours

LOCATION:       Highway 77 & Hackberry Road

OFFENSE:         28-416(3)  Possession of a Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine)
                       28-416(1)  Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver
                       28-441       Possession of Marijuana Less than One Ounce
                       77-4301     Failure to Procure a Drug Dealer Tax Stamp
                       60-4,108    Driving under Revocation
CASE #:       2014-1625
On 04-15-14 at approximately 1805 hours, the Gage County Sheriff’s Office received a vehicle complaint.

Search Warrant results in arrests


DATE & TIME: 04/15/2014       

LOCATION: 740 8th St., Adams, NE   

OFFENSE:  Warrant Arrest & Accessory to Felony, False Reporting        

CASE #:   2014-1290 & 2014-1618               
On April 15th, 2014, the Gage County Sheriff’s Office along with the Metro Area Fugitive Task Force, attempted to locate Jaryn Sanne, 23 years of age of Adams, NE on an active felony Gage County arrest warrant.

Liquor Law Violations


DATE & TIME: April 11, 2014 @ 0315 Hours  

LOCATION: 32203 US Highway 77  

OFFENSE: Liquor Law Violations         

CASE #: 2014-1545               

On April 11, 2014, the Gage County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop with a vehicle for a minor traffic violation on Scott Street in Beatrice.

Possible Fraudulent Activity


DATE & TIME: 04/08/14       

LOCATION: Gage County   

OFFENSE: Possible Fraudulent Activity        

CASE #: 2014-1486               
The Gage County Sheriff’s Office warns citizens to be aware of people who are going door-to-door in the area and are selling magazine subscriptions for a company named Midwest Circulation.

Runaway Juvenile Results in Arrests


DATE & TIME:  04-02-2014 at 0001 hours

LOCATION:      3297 E Hoyt Road, Beatrice, NE 

OFFENSE:        Child Abuse
                      Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor
                      Possession of Methamphetamine
                      Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
CASE #:          2014-1360
The Gage County Sheriff’s Office and the Beatrice Police Department received information that a 16 year old runaway from Crete, NE, was possibly located at 3297 E Hoyt Road in rural Beatrice.

One Vehicle Rollover Injury Accident on B Line Road between East Olive Road and River Road


DATE & TIME:  03/28/14 @ approximately 2219 hours

LOCATION: B Line Road between East Olive Road and River Road   

OFFENSE: Leaving the Scene of an Injury Accident; MIP        

Injury Accident at Highway 8 & SW 61st Road



DATE & TIME: 3/10/2014 at 0755 hours      

LOCATION: Hwy 8 / SW 61st Rd

OFFENSE: Two Vehicle Injury Accident

CASE #: 2014-0964
The Gage County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two vehicle injury accident that occurred on Highway 8 at SW 61st Road.