Welcome to the Teton County Sheriff's Office Website

Welcome to the Teton County Sheriff’s Office  Website!   Whether you are interested in joining our team, visiting our area, or just surfing the net, I hope this website is helpful to you.  We have endeavored to make it as user friendly as possible; so sit back, relax and enjoy getting to know a little more about us. 

Jim Whalen
Sheriff

Vision Statement

The vision of the Teton County Sheriff’s Office is to be the foremost leader in excellent public service across the State of Wyoming. 

Our Mission Statement
 
It is the mission of the Teton County Sheriff’s Office, in partnership with our community, to preserve the peace, seek justice, embrace our roles as public servants and strive to provide a safe environment for all.  We will accomplish this through our commitment to the values of integrity, fairness, compassion, CUSTOMER SERVICE and excellence, forever upholding the constitutional rights of all people.              

Oath of Honor     

Honor, integrity and respect will never be betrayed.  I will always hold myself and others accountable for having the courage to do the right thing.

 TCSO

 

 

 



Press Release:
Man arrested in Grand Teton National Park on felony warrant

11/7/2014 3:06:17 PM

On Friday, November 7, 2014, at approximately 0720 hours, Teton County Wyoming Sheriff’s deputies, Grand Teton National Park rangers, and the Grand Teton and Yellowstone Special Response Team (SRT) arrested 51 year old Antonio Lopez of Moose, Wyoming, on an active felony warrant for aggravated assault and felony child abuse.

Sheriff’s deputies utilized the services of the Grand Teton and Yellowstone SRT based on concerns that Lopez may be armed and has violent tendencies.   Lopez was taken into custody without incident near the Grand Teton National Park visitor center which was closed for the off season.

Lopez was transported to the Teton County Jail where he is being held on a $100,000.00 cash bond.

Teton County Sheriff’s detectives are continuing their investigation into the incident which led to the issuance of the felony warrant.

Contact:  Sergeant Tom Combs

Criminal Investigations Unit
Teton County Sheriffs Office
180 South King Street
P.O. Box 1885
Jackson, WY 83001
307.733.4052
www.tetonsheriff.org



Press Release:
Teton County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrest California man for aggravated assault

10/30/2014 2:23:25 PM

On Monday, October 27, 2014, shortly after 7:00 A.M., Teton County Wyoming Sheriff’s deputies responded to the McCollister Drive area of Teton Village on the report of domestic violence.

Upon a deputy’s arrival, emergency medical services were requested for a female who appeared to have been severely beaten.  She was shortly thereafter transported by Jackson Hole Fire & EMS to St. John’s Medical Center for treatment. 

Also at that time deputies arrested 35 year old Joshua Black of Dana Point, California, for aggravated assault causing serious bodily injury.  Black was transported to the Teton County Jail where he is currently incarcerated.

This matter remains under investigation by the Teton County Sheriff’s Office. 

 

Contact:  Sergeant Tom Combs

Teton County Sheriff's Office
180 South King Street
P.O. Box 1885
Jackson, WY 83001
307.733.4052
www.tetonsheriff.org



Press Release:
Teton County Sheriff’s Office deputies execute search warrant on residence; make LSD and marijuana related arrests

10/21/2014 3:01:47 PM

On Saturday, October 18, 2014, Teton County Wyoming Sheriff's deputies, assisted by the Jackson Police Department, executed a search warrant in the 500 block of Cache Street in the Town of Jackson. 

Deputies seized various illegal controlled substances to include marijuana, cocaine, prescription pills, and Lysergic Acid Diethylamide, commonly known as LSD.  Deputies also seized cash, scales, and materials used in the packaging and distribution of illegal controlled substances.

As a result of the search warrant, 19 year old Joshua Hebert of Jackson was arrested on four felony charges and two misdemeanor charges to include delivery of a controlled substance; marijuana, possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver; lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), felony possession of a controlled substance; lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), possession of a controlled substance; psilocybin mushrooms, and interference with a peace officer.

Detectives also later arrested 24 year old Emery Ozell of Jackson on three felony counts of conspiracy to deliver marijuana, felony possession of marijuana, and delivery of marijuana.

This matter remains under investigation by the Teton County Sheriff's Office. 

 

Contact:  Sergeant Tom Combs

Teton County Sheriffs Office
180 South King Street
P.O. Box 1885
Jackson, WY 83001
307.733.4052
www.tetonsheriff.org