Effective 6/19/2020, the following services are now being made available for "in person" contact at the Sheriff's Office:

  • All civil processes, except evictions and real property levies.
  • Report requests for the public are available via phone or at the records counter.
  • All CCW- initials requests, renewals and modifications will be online through Permitium, available on the Sheriff's Webpage.
    • CCW applicants will be contacted to schedule "in person" appointments.
    • Renewals/modifications will be processed and contacted with a time to pick up CCW.
  • Vehicle release requests will be handled at the records counter, as needed.
  • Registrants- these will be handled by "walk in" or by phone interview.
  • Live scan services are available to the public by appointment only. Services will be scheduled in one hour time slots to allow for proper cleaning procedures. Appointments to the general public are available on Tuesdays from 8-11AM and on Thursdays 1-4PM
  • In Person visiting is suspended once again at the Sutter County Jail in compliance with recommendations from the Board of State and Community Corrections. The public will be updated of additional changes as information becomes available.

Officer Involved Shooting

Monday, July 4, 2011 11:30 PM

For Immediate Release:

At approximately 21:59 hours this evening, Sutter County Sheriff’s Deputy responded to a report of a disturbance in the 900 block of Mesa Verde, Yuba City. Upon arrival at the location witnesses reported a subject in a vehicle driving recklessly almost hitting citizens on the lawn area. The Deputy spotted the suspect vehicle and gave several orders to the driver to stop. The driver failed to comply with the orders and began to accelerate toward the deputy. The deputy fired his service weapon striking the suspect vehicle and driver.

Suspect was transported to Rideout ER where he was later pronounced dead. He is identified as Jagtar Singh Kang, 72 years old, out of Yuba City.

The deputy was not injured during this incident. In accordance with the Sheriff’s Department’s policies and procedures, the deputy will be placed on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation.

The Sutter County District Attorney’s Office was notified and will be conducting the investigation and will be assisted by the California Department of Justice, Bureau of Criminal Investigation. The Sutter County Sheriff’s Department is conducting a separate, administrative investigation into the shooting.

Contact Person and Telephone Number:

Undersheriff Jeff Pierce
(530) 822-7307


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