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).

The Sumner County Sheriff’s Office is the chief law enforcement agency in Sumner County. The Sheriff Office is comprised of 64 full-time and 3 part-time employee, both sworn officers and professional support staff. The Office employs 29 sheriff deputies, 29 detention deputies, and 5 civilian employees. The Sheriff Office provides general law enforcement, detention and court services for the people of Sumner County in a service area of approximately 1,188 square miles. In addition, the Sheriff’s Office provides security to the Sumner County Court.

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...

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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...

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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...

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