Emergency Dial

1.307.334.2240 non-emergency

August is here! Road and Highways are busy with traffic. Motorcycle going and coming from the Sturgis Rally can be hard to spot. Keep your eyes out for them. Motorcycles are everywhere this time of year. Report all suspected drunk drive immediately!

Inmate Visiting Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday

No Visiting

9:15 am – 10:30 am
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

9:15 am – 10:30 am
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

No Visiting

9:15 am – 10:30 am
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

You need to know this about Inmate Visiting.

All visits will be through a non-contact booth. The maximum number of visitors at one time is two persons per one inmate visit. Visiting time is limited to 30 minutes per visitor / visitor group. Only one visit per scheduled day. All visits are audio and video recorded.

  • You must be 18 years of age to visit.
    You must have photo identification for each visitor.
    You will be arrested if you have an active warrant.
    Inmates must have completed the entire booking process before non contact visiting and be detoxed if the arrest was for alcohol or drug usage.

One child can visit if accompanied by one adult guardian, who is 18 years or older. No children shall be left alone in the lobby without the supervision of an adult visitor.
All visits can be terminated at anytime without reason or notice.
Inmates who have been placed on disciplinary sanctions, will not be allow to visit.
Call ahead if you must travel to Lusk, Wyoming before visiting.

Special visits

Must be approved prior to visiting.

Special visits include;

  • Extended hours to visit an inmate.
    Access of the press to visit an inmate.
    Access of the ACLU to visit an inmate.
    And/or visits that require staff to pass and receive items between visitor and inmates.

To make arrangements for a special visit,

Contact our Detentions Center in writing no less than five working business days before the requested date. Special visits must be approved prior to any visit taking place. These types of visits have been known to be disruptive to jail operations. Additional restrictions may be imposed on the inmate and visitors for these special visits.

Legal Counsel - that is Wyoming State Bar and Federal Attorneys, can visit any inmate at anytime.  Bring your credentials. 

We ask that you work with our staff to accommodate this type of visit. We do have an unrecorded phone line to speak with your client. Visits may be limited to non-contact visiting unless other arrangements have been made prior to the visiting time and date.

All visitors take notice

You must understand that you are entering a secure detention facility; and will be subject to search of person and papers. The search will be limited to the scope of stopping weapons, controlled substances and inmate contraband from entering our facility. It is illegal to bring, or attempt to bring, these types of items into our facility.

Any Persons to include visitors and attorneys, who give our staff reasonable suspicion to believe that a guest is intoxicated with either alcohol or drugs; will be asked to leave county property. The street patrol law enforcement will be notified of your leaving.

Additional Laws, Policy and Procedures may also apply beyond this website posting.

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  • Road / Weather

  • Road and Weather in Niobrara County, Wyoming

    Conditions subject to change without notice.

    The following links will give you the most current information.

  • <> Wyoming Road Report

  • <> National Weather Service

  • WYDOT Road Cameras in our area.

  • <> Lusk, US 18/20 mm 37.6

  • <> Rawhide Creek, US 85 mm 122

  • <> Duck Creek, US 20 mm 55

  • <> Redbird, US 18/85 mm 185

  • <> Mule Creek Jct., US 85 mm 196

  • Other States Road and Travel

  • <> Nebraska Roads.

  • <> South Dakota Roads.

  • <> Montana Roads.

  • <> Colorado Roads.

  • <> Utah Roads.

  • <> Idaho Roads.

  • Wanted / Missing

  • Wanted and Missing Persons

  • Wanted by Niobrara County, Wyoming

  • Most wanted person are wanted for failure to pay a citation. Self surrender will clear the matter, it may be as simple as paying the fine or compleating jail time.

    View our wanted list, if you know the location of any wanted person let us know.

    Most Wanted by Federal Agencies.

    Do not approach or attempt arrest. Contact Law Enforcement.

  • FBI 10 Most Wanted
  • U.S. Marshal Service 15 Most Wanted

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  • Sex Offenders

  • Notice to Register for All convicted sex offenders.

    All convicted Sex Offenders must report in person to the Niobrara County Sheriff's Office, Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm, if you plan on remaining in Niobrara County, Wyoming for more than three days.

    You will need to complete registry paperwork. You may also be required to be processed. This will involve finger/palm prints, mugshot, photos of tattoos, and DNA sample collection. All paperwork must be completed and signed prior to leaving.

    Expect a few hours for processing.

    Bring any paperwork that was provided to you upon DE-registering from the county or state that you last left.

    Bring all vehicle, boat and aircraft registration that you have access to use and operate. Bring official driver licenses, professional certifications and license numbers.

    First time here as a sex offender? You can download and complete registry paperwork before arriving. You will need a PDF reader to access the download. Forms are also available at the front desk of the Niobrara County Sheriff's Office.

    Sex offenders registry forms found here.

    Sex Offenders who have are already registered in Wyoming still need to report upon entry in to Niobrara County, Wyoming. You can call ahead, 307.334.2240 and request a meeting with the WYSOR deputy. Provide your name and date of birth to the dispatcher. Your current record details will be on hand when you arrive for the meeting. You must also bring current vehicle, boat and aircraft registration that you have access to and operate. A state issued driver license or identification card is also requested.

    Public awareness of Sex Offenders

    Wyoming law requires that the Sheriff Office make public notification of convicted sex offenders living and working in the county. The most current information can be found by visiting the State of Wyoming Sex Offenders Registry website.

    When an offender reports a change and depending on their reporting requirements. The Sheriff's Office will inform the public by CodeRED of the sex offender information. This requirement will go out to all persons living and working within 750 feet from the offenders home and employment. All churches, youth groups and childcare facilities should be notified. Since there are many of these groups in Niobrara County, Wyoming. We ask that you contact us too ensure that you get this information. All citizen should sign-up and enroll for CodeRED alerts.

    Sex offender in other States.

    The following are links to other States Sex Offender Registry websites.

  • Wyoming Sex Offenders
  • Nebraska Sex Offenders
  • South Dakota Sex Offenders
  • National Sex Offenders
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  • Pay a Ticket

  • citation

    To pay a Traffic Citation

    You are about to leave the Niobrara County Sheriff's Office website. To pay a citation with the Courts use ePayment.

    By paying the fine, you waive all rights to a court hearing.

    You may not pay a citation online if your traffic citation indicates that you, "Must Appear" in court.

    Payments to Municipal Court are not accepted through this website. See the address below for Courts in Niobrara County, Wyoming.

    Your failure to pay your fine(s) or Appear in Court, will result in a warrant being issued for your arrest.

  • ePayment here...

  • District Court of the Eighth Judicial District
  • 424 South Elm, P.O. Box 1318
  • Lusk, WY 82225
  • Phone: 307.334.2736

  • Circuit Court of the Eighth Judicial District
  • 424 South Elm, P.O. Box 209
  • Lusk, WY 82225
  • Phone: 307.334.2049

  • Lusk Municipal Court
  • Town of Lusk, P.O. Box 390
  • Lusk, WY 82225

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  • Internet Tools

  • Public Internet Tools

    By visiting these websites, you will be leaving the Niobrara County Sheriff's Office website.

  • Road Travel Report

  • Weather Report

  • VineLink

  • Sex Offender Registry

  • Niobrara County Sex Offender Information

  • Wyoming State Laws

  • Lusk WY Municiple Code / City Ordinances

Internet Links

Wyoming State Bar

Wyoming ACLU

US District Court

State District Court

Wyoming DOC

Wyoming State Law

Visiting Lusk, WY

Niobrara County Library

Stagecoach Museum

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The Legend of Rawhide

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