Mike Robinson 

Meet Sheriff Mike Robinson

Thank you for visiting our website. My name is Mike Robinson and I am extremely proud to serve as Washington County Sheriff. From my earliest duties as a patrol officer in 1980, to my current role as Sheriff, I have never forgotten the importance of my responsibilties--to provide law enforcement services for all residents. Along with an experienced and dedicated staff, our Office remains vigilant and vows to work to keep the area in which we live safe and secure. As always, we remain committed to excellence.

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Marshal Albert Suverkrubbe

Marshal Suverkrubbe was the only Washington County law enforcement officer to lose his life in the line of duty during the county's first 152 years (1855-2007). He made the ultimate sacrifice to keep the city safe.

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Suverkrubbe Marker
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Our Office

The Washington County Sheriff's Office serves over 20,000 residents. Our Office handles calls and provides police services for six communities within Washington, County, Nebraska.

  • Over 400 square miles patrolled
  • Two canine units
  • Investigation (Criminal/Drug) Units
  • Polygraph Unit
  • Special Response Team
  • Mobile Command Post Vehicle
  • Marine Patrol
  • Honor Guard

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Our Mission

It is the mission of the Washington
County Sheriff's Office to protect the
lives and property of the people in
Washington County.

To accomplish the mission,
the members of the Washington
County Sheriff's Office are committed
to honesty and integrity in their
relationship with the people in the
county and within the sheriff's office.
We have a commitment to respect
individual dignity in all people and to
be caring and understanding. We also
have a commitment to provide service
in a fair, consistent and impartial

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