Welcome to the
Sumner County Sheriff’s Office
Sheriff Darren Chambers welcomes you to the official website of the Sumner County Sheriff’s Office.
Located in south-central Kansas, the office provides law enforcement services to an area of 1,188 square miles adjoining Sedgwick County (Wichita).
Our mission is to provide professional public safety services in partnership with citizens to identify, prevent and solve the problems of crime thereby improving the quality of life in our community.
- *We maintain the trust of the community through honesty, compassion and fairness.
- *We adhere to the highest standards of personal and professional conduct. We respect the rights of all citizens and employees.
- *We recognize our primary responsibility is the protection of life and property.
- *We appreciate our differences and recognize that unique skills, knowledge and backgrounds bring strength to the community.
Conceal Carry Applications
We will begin taking appointments for processing Conceal Carry applications. Our lobby is open to the public Please contact Michael Patterson at (620) 326-8941 x6017. We will schedule appointments for Monday through Wednesday and Friday from 8 am to 11 am and 1 pm...
Sumner County Residents
Sumner County Residents: In light of the rising number of vehicle thefts and burglaries in rural Sumner County we would like to remind you to lock up your personal belongings as well as removing keys from your vehicle(s) and locking them as well. Since October 1st...
Phone Scam Alert
The Sumner County Sheriff's Office has received information from the Labette County Sheriff's Office about a possible Phone Scam that has hit several counties in Kansas. The phone scam involves a male individual calling Sheriff's Office's and/ or Jails impersonating...
Southern Kansas SWAT and Sumner County Sheriff’s Office Drone team
Captain Westmoreland, Deputy Douglas, and Deputy Velazquez as well as members from the Southern Kansas Swat team traveled to Maize on June 8, 2018 to give a presentation.
Sergeant Carmichael and Sergeant Patterson receive Valor Awards
On May 9, 2018 the Kansas Association of Chiefs of Police awarded Sgt. Carmichael and Sgt Patterson with 2018 Gold Valor Award for assisting in a chase which led to an officer involved shooting in Sumner County in April of 2017. ...
Sheriff Darren Chambers has completed the 104th Session of the National Sheriffs’ Institute.
Sheriff Darren Chambers has completed the 104th Session of the National Sheriffs’ Institute. Meet Sheriff Chambers and read about his accomplishment