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      Park Co. Sheriff, Scott Steward  

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Sheriff Urges Caution During Agricultural Burning

The season has begun when local residents begin burning off weeds and stubble in their fields and irrigation ditches.  Sheriff Scott Steward once again reminds all Park County residents to use extreme caution when deciding where and when to conduct an agricultural (controlled) burn on their property. 
 
“Every year at this time, our 911 Communications Center must dispatch county fire departments to fires that have been set to burn off agricultural material but have quickly gotten out of control,” Steward said.  “Agricultural burns can be an efficient and effective way of clearing land and irrigation canals of unwanted weeds and debris, but they can also present an extreme hazard to persons and property if they are not conducted properly.”

CLICK HERE for a list of helpful guidelines to follow when conducting a controlled burn.

 
   

DISPATCH CENTER


Non-Emergency Numbers
Cody:
  (307) 527-8700
Powell: (307) 754-8700

Sheriff’s Civil Process &
Administration:

Office Hours: 
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Cody:   (307) 527-8710
Powell: (307) 754-8710

General Fax Number:
Cody:   (307) 527-8708
Powell: (307) 754-8708

Sheriff’s Detention Center:
Cody:   (307) 527-8750
Powell: (307) 754-8750

Detention Center Administrative Assistant:
(307) 527-8714 or
(307) 754-8714

Location:
Park County/ Cody Law
Enforcement Center
1402 River View Drive
Cody, WY 82414
                   
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NATIONAL PUBLIC SAFETY TELECOMMUNICATIONS WEEK:  Since its establishment by Congress in 1992, the second full week of April has been designated National Public Safety Telecommunications Week, dedicated to honoring the many telecommunications professionals who aid in providing 911 emergency assistance to citizens everywhere.  This year, National Public Safety Telecommunications Week runs April 13 through April 19.  “The Park County Sheriff’s Office Communications staff are the ‘heroes behind the headsets’, 24-hours a day, 365 days a year, who provide a lifeline to both citizens in need and emergency responders in the field,” said Sheriff Scott Steward. “They serve as an unseen, but vital link in keeping emergency responders and the public safe at all times of the day or night. They work odd hours, make personal sacrifices, handle a huge amount of stress and are ready and willing to help at a moment’s notice.  Please join me in conveying a thank-you to the often heard but not seen ‘first of the first responders’, our 911 dispatchers and call-takers.”

  • Population - (28,702 from 2012 Census iinformation)

• The county seat is Cody.

• The county contains the
majority of Yellowstone
National Park's total area. 

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The Park County Sheriff's Office is committed to providing you the public with the information on how we are doing. Keeping the public informed is and always will be something that we strongly believe is important to both us and ultimately the members of the public. We strive to provide that information that is allowed by Wyoming State Statute and will provide performance reports as they become available. Check out our news page which has not only our media bulletin, but shows our patrol statistics by month. (Adobe Acrobat Viewer is required to read the files) Visit www.adobe.com to download your free copy. We welcome any feedback from the public on how we are doing.


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