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      Park Co. Sheriff, Scott Steward  

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Welcome to the Park County Sheriff’s Office website. As you browse the site we hope you find it informative and useful.

Please feel free to contact me with concerns, questions or suggestions of how we may better serve you.

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For Concealed Firearms Permit Process, CLICK HERE.


The Park County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce a new child safety program titled “Kidprint-ID.” Kidprint-ID, which involves the creation of a child identification card, is a simple yet effective tool to help families maintain a current image of and descriptive information about their children.

“One of the most important and effective tools for law enforcement when searching for a missing child is an up-to-date, good quality photo along with the child’s descriptive information,” commented Sheriff Scott Steward. “Kidprint-ID accomplishes both.”

The Kidprint-ID cards (sample attached), will be provided at no cost to parents in order to enhance their ability to quickly provide law enforcement essential information immediately if the need ever arises.  And they’re fun for the kids too!

The information displayed on the card includes the child’s name, date of birth, height, weight, hair, and eye color along with a picture and thumb print.  Once created, the card will be printed immediately on site and sent home for parents to keep.  The information is not stored or maintained, but rather is deleted upon the card being generated. And parents are encouraged to obtain a new card for their child as often as necessary to ensure the most up-to-date information.

The sheriff’s office will offer this service to parents on a set schedule beginning in March on the first Thursday of every month between 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. at the sheriff’s office.  Special arrangements may also be made for groups of children by contacting the sheriff’s office ahead of time to schedule at 307-527-8710.

“Kidprint-ID” was developed and made available by Total ID Solutions, Inc., Wickliffe, Ohio. For more information refer to their website at



Non-Emergency Numbers
  (307) 527-8700
Powell: (307) 754-8700

Sheriff’s Civil Process &

Office Hours: 
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Cody:   (307) 527-8710
Powell: (307) 754-8710

General Fax Number:
Cody:   (307) 527-8708
Powell: (307) 754-8708

Sheriff’s Detention Center:
Cody:   (307) 527-8750
Powell: (307) 754-8750

Detention Center Administrative Assistant:
(307) 527-8714 or
(307) 754-8714

Park County/ Cody Law
Enforcement Center
1402 River View Drive
Cody, WY 82414


Newly assigned Deputy Rob Cooke spent the week connecting with students at Meeteetse Schools. On Wednesday, he spent some time with the kindergarten class, reading to them.  Earlier, on Tuesday, he participated in the school health fair speaking with children from kindergarten through high school on firearm safety. To the younger students he talked about alerting an adult when they discovered a firearm and not to touch it without parental supervision. With the older children his message was about the safe handling of a firearm. He also deputized the younger children.  “The true assessment of a police officer is how he or she interacts with the kids in the community,” commented Deputy Cooke.. “If police can gain the trust in this young generation, those kids will carry that trust over to when they become parents and pass that trust down to their kids, creating a generational recycling of trust.”‚Äč

  • Population - (28,702 from 2012 Census iinformation)

• The county seat is Cody.

• The county contains the
majority of Yellowstone
National Park's total area. 


The Park County Sheriff's Office is committed to providing you the public with the information on how we are doing. Keeping the public informed is and always will be something that we strongly believe is important to both us and ultimately the members of the public. We strive to provide that information that is allowed by Wyoming State Statute and will provide performance reports as they become available. Check out our news page which has not only our media bulletin, but shows our patrol statistics by month. (Adobe Acrobat Viewer is required to read the files) Visit to download your free copy. We welcome any feedback from the public on how we are doing.

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