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.

What to Do as a Victim of Identity Theft

  • Keep a log of all contacts. Get names, dates and times.
  • Call the fraud units of the three credit bureaus - Equifax, Experian and Trans Union. Request an alert be placed on your record and ascertain the expiration of the alert. Also request a victims statement be placed on your account.
  • Contact all creditors, by phone and in writing, where fraudulent use has occurred.
  • Carefully review incoming statements for fraudulent use.
  • Report the crime to the local police having jurisdiction over the crime and provide as much documentation as possible.
  • Check with your bank in the event your checks were stolen. Look for fraudulent use or fraudulent accounts that you did not open.
  • Notify your utilities companies and ascertain if any new accounts have been opened in your name.
  • In the event your drivers license or identification were stolen, go to DMV and request a new number. (restrictions apply)
  • If your social security number is being used, call the social security administration and inquire into getting a new SSN issued. (restrictions apply)
  • If you suspect your mail is being stolen, call the post office and inquire if a change of address has been filed.
  • Be prepared to back up everything in writing and by notarizing documents