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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Credit Card Now Available for Several Jail Services


The Gage County Sheriff’s office has expanded the use of the Nebraska.gov PayPort service to include the Gage County Jail.

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

One Vehicle Injury Accident on U.S. Hwy 77 south of West Oak Road



LOCATION:  U.S. Hwy 77 south of W. Oak Road (5 miles south of Beatrice)  

TIME:          1325 hours              

OFFENSE:   One Vehicle Injury Accident
CASE:         2014-4443          

The Gage County Sheriff’s Office along with Beatrice Fire & Rescue and Beatrice Rural Fire Departments responded to a one vehicle injury accident near W. Oak Road on U.S. Highway 77.

Motor Vehicle Accident @ S 51st Road and E Locust Road



DATE & TIME:  August 14, 2014     

LOCATION:      S. 51st Rd. / E. Locust Rd.

OFFENSE:        Motor Vehicle Accident        

CASE #:          2014-4364              
On August 14, 2014 at approximately 6:56 PM, the Gage County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a two-vehicle accident at S. 51st Rd. and E. Locust Rd.

*Two Arrested for Manufacturing Methamphetamine on W Juniper Road just west of SW 45th Road*


DATE & TIME:  August 12, 2014 @ 0430 Hours

LOCATION:      Juniper and Southwest 45th Road

OFFENSE:        Two Arrested for Manufacturing Methamphetamine

CASE #:          2014-4336
On August 12, 2014 at approximately 0430 Hours, Gage County Deputies located a vehicle on West Juniper just west of Southwest 45th Road that appeared to need assistance.

Leaving the Scene of an Injury Accident and Careless Driving on South 10th Road and East Hickory Road



DATE & TIME:  August 12, 2014   0042 hrs.        

LOCATION:      S. 10th Rd. / E. Hickory Rd. 

OFFENSE:        Leaving the Scene of an Injury Accident; Careless Driving

CASE #:          2014-4334             

On August 12, 2014 at approximately 12:42 AM., the Gage County Sheriff’s Office was called to check on a vehicle in the ditch at S. 10th Rd. and E. Hickory Rd.

One Vehicle Injury Accident East of SW 72nd Road and West Chestnut Road


LOCATION: East of SW 72 Road on W. Chestnut Road

OFFENSE: One Vehicle Injury Accident   

CASE #:  2014-4313

On August 10, 2014 approximately 1655 hours, the Gage County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the Beatrice Community Hospital to meet with an accident victim.



DATE & TIME:  August 8, 2014 – 3:00 p.m.   

LOCATION:     Gage County Sheriff’s Office  

Effective August 15th, and until further notice, there will be NO public visitation conducted at the Gage County Detention Center.