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.

Live Oak Substation

City of Live Oak The City of Live Oak contracts with Sutter County to provide law enforcement services to approximately 7,500 citizens in Live Oak. Sheriff’s Deputies operate out of a substation located at 2755 Fir St., at the corner of Fir and O Streets. The substation is staffed by seven patrol deputies, one sergeant, and one lieutenant.

Captain Chad Niswonger is assigned as the commander of the Live Oak Substation. In his position Captain Niswonger oversees the law enforcement operations in the Live Oak contract area. Captain Niswonger also acts as the conduit between the Sheriff’s Office and the Live Oak City Council and City Officials.

Live Oak Patrol Unit
Live Oak Patrol Unit
If you have any concerns or questions, please feel free to call the Live Oak Substation at (530) 695-2122. The Deputies would like to remind the people of Live Oak to call the main office at (530) 822-7307 if they notice anything suspicious or unsafe.

For emergencies, please dial 9-1-1.

Contact Information

Captain Chad Niswonger
Live Oak Substation
2755 Fir St.
Live Oak, CA 95953

Phone: (530) 695-2122
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