Concealed Weapon Permit (CCW)
Self-defense may be considered good cause for the issuance of a permit, however, each application is unique and the Sheriff of Lake County retains the ability to deny permit applications where it appears that doing so is in the interest of public safety.
File a Report
Welcome to the Lake County Sheriff's Office Online Reporting System; using this online citizen report system allows you to submit a report immediately and print a copy of the police report for free.
Receive important messages from the Lake County Sheriff's Office via email, phone, and much more!
Nixle 360 Alerts & Advisories
Access the Nixle 360 alerts and advisories published by the Lake County Sheriff's Office and sign up to receive them on your devices.
Another valuable public service offered by the Sheriff's Office and provided by Sheriff's Volunteers is the Vacation Check Program. Subject to accessibility, residents in unincorporated Lake County may request regular checks of their homes for defined and reasonable periods of time while they are away.
VINE is the nation's leading victim notification network. It allows survivors, victims of crime, and other concerned citizens to access timely and reliable information about offenders or criminal cases in U.S. jails and prisons.