​​Sheriff's Department

The Emmons County Sheriff's Office performs the following services:

2019 Sheriff's Department Annual Report

The Emmons County Sheriff's Department compiles an Annual Report every year based on the previous year's activities. 

Gary Sanders,
Sheriff/911 Coordinator

Mark Pearson, Chief Deputy Sheriff

 Chris Vargas, Deputy Sheriff

John Bartlette, Deputy Sheriff
Damian Wright, Deputy Sheriff


Tena Weber,
Office Deputy/911 Assistant Coordinator
Emmons County Sheriff
100 4th Street NW

P.O. Box 159
Linton, ND 58552
(701) 254-4411
(701) 254-5311 (Fax) 

We're Hiring!

Emmons County Sheriff’s Office has a full-time position available for Administrative Assistant/Office Deputy.  This position is responsible for the general office duties as required in the Sheriff’s Office.  Position requires basic computer knowledge and Microsoft Office as well as the ability to learn other internet-based programs and some bookkeeping skills.  The successful applicant will have to pass a background check prior to employment.

Applications, Resume and Information Release Authorization forms should be submitted to the Emmons County Sheriff, P.O. Box 159, Linton, ND 58552 by 5:00 pm on June 24, 2022.

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Duties Include but not limited to:

  • Enforcing all state civil, criminal, traffic laws,
  • Providing courtroom security
  • Services of any civil process and criminal documents
  • Emergency and non emergency incidents
  • Civil and domestic disputes
  • Criminal and accident investigations
  • Keeping peace

The 911 Coordinator Provides:

  • Addressing for rural and buildings
  • Maintains a 911 database
  • Provides updates to Emergency Medical Services
  • Maintain the 911 road signs

Serving the Communities of:

  • Emmons County
  • Linton
  • Strasburg
  • Hazelton
  • Hague
  • Braddock
  • Westfield, Hull, and Temvik