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Lyon County Sheriff’s message – Week of February 25, 2018

Sheriff’s Message, Week of February 25th Community Friends, Sixteen months ago, Nevada voters over-turned a long standing social policy. And while the debate continues since this country’s founding in defining government’s limits on social policy, we all can agree it

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Lyon County Sheriff’s Message – Week of February 11, 2018

Sheriff’s Message, Week of February 11th Community Friends, We can all agree anyone suffering from Alzheimer or dementia should not drive. Fortunately there are administrative processes to “take away” driving privileges. Occasionally we do request an administrative DMV hearing for

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Lyon County Sheriff’s Message – Week of February 4, 2018

Sheriff’s Message, Week of February 4th Community Friends, The past two months have been spent reviewing and preparing our fiscal year 2018-2019 budget requests, which was finalized and submitted this week. This budget request analyzed three years of crime trends,

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Lyon County Sheriff’s report – Week of January 28, 2018

Sheriff’s Message, Week of January 28th Community Friends, Several months ago we discussed the opioid crisis.  Ironically there were people who believed this topic should be left up to medical professionals as the Sheriff’s Office should stick to matters of

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Lyon County Sheriff’s message – Week of January 21, 2018

Sheriff’s Message, Week of January 21st Community Friends, There seems to be a common attitude among some government leaders. If one stays quiet long enough and refuses to address an issue, eventually the citizenry will tire and move onto the

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Lyon County Sheriff’s Report – Week of December 31, 2018

Sheriff’s Message, Week of December 31st Community Friends, New Year’s Eve was fairly uneventful; that was until the clock struck midnight. Fireworks across Dayton Valley lit up the night as estimates from 15-20 different locations were seen in the air.

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Lyon Cpunty Sheriff report – Week of December 10, 2017

Sheriff’s Message, Week of December 10th Community Friends, A child’s death is one of the most challenging times any family can face. In May of 2015, the Navarro family lost their 2 year old son, Ruben. Although we have mentioned

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Lyon County Sheriff’s report – Week of December 3, 2017

Sheriff’s Message, Week of December 3rd Community Friends, Many of us remember a time that we would feign sickness to miss a day of school. Our caring mothers would not question our afflictions and would not want other children to

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Lyon County Sheriff’s Weekly Report – Week of November 26, 2017

Sheriff’s Message, Week of November 26th Community Friends, While technologies have given rise to many inventions that enhance our lives, to a large extent it has made us more dependent. This changing world continues to produce more “techie” criminals that

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Lyon County Sheriff’s Report – Week of November 12, 2018

Sheriff’s Message, Week of November 12th   Community Friends, Human beings have fail-safe mechanisms that can malfunction under stressful circumstances and eventually collapse when conditions are intense enough. Anyone can reach and exceed a saturation point when exposed to the

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