Contact Information

Elected Official:
Wayne Rausch, Sheriff
Phone:
(208) 882-2216
Fax:
(208) 883-2281
E-mail:
sheriff or detectives
Location:
Latah County Courthouse - Courthouse Annex

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Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Rausch

Office Description

Latah County's elected Sheriff, provides law enforcement, jail, 911 emergency and county-wide dispatch, and search and rescue services to Latah County on a 24-hour, 365-day-a-year basis. In addition, this office provides service of civil papers, drivers' licensing, vehicle identification inspections, concealed weapons permits, road condition reports, crime prevention, and community service programs Monday through Friday during regular business hours. Salvation Army and American Red Cross assistance referrals are made by this office. For jail visiting hours contact the office for scheduled times.

Fingerprinting is available at the Driver's License office at the Eastside Market Place, M-F from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Drug Tip Hotline:

To report suspicious activity you think is drug related, call (208) 892-3898.

“WHY I WOULD NEVER USE ILLEGAL DRUGS OR ALCOHOL”

An essay contest sponsored by the Idaho Sheriff's Association. Read the winning essay from Latah County. |

Century-old slaying of lawman recalled

Recalled by Adam Wilson of the Lewiston Morning Tribune |