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This website is designed to share with you the many ways the Benton County Sheriff's Office is actively enhancing community livability.


Search Warrant Yields Drugs and Stolen Property
On February 24, 2021, the Benton County Sheriff’s Office Street Crimes Unit, along with members of the Linn Interagency Narcotics Enforcement (LINE) Team, Lebanon Police Department, and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), served a narcotics search warrant on the 600 block of SW 7th St, Corvallis Read More

Two Men Arrested For Online Sexual Corruption of a Child
The Benton County Sheriff’s Office arrested two men after they knowingly solicited a 15-year-old female child online and took substantial steps to engage in sexual contact with the girl. Read More

Results from extra traffic patrols from January 2021.
Seatbelt and Child Safety Seat Blitz continuing through mid-February 2021.
Upcoming extra traffic patrols in February/March 2021

The Benton County Sheriff’s Office worked extra patrols throughout the month of January.  During regular patrols and extra patrols (funded by grants) in January 2021, the sheriff’s office had the following activity Read More

County Board appoints Interim Sheriff
Benton County commissioners voted unanimously (3-0) to appoint current Baker County Undersheriff Jefri Van Arsdall to fill the position of Interim Benton County Sheriff for the remainder of Sheriff Scott Jackson’s current term. Read More

Deputies Receive COVID-19 Vaccine
Under Oregon Health Authority's Phase 1a as first responders, BCSO Deputies are receiving their first round of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine this week. The second and final dose will be given next month. Read More

Three suspects arrested in Adair Village burglary investigation
On Wednesday, December 9, 2020, Benton County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) Deputies took two separate bike theft reports in Adair Village. There were a total of four mid to high-end mountain bikes stolen from three different families. Read More

Sheriff Scott Jackson to retire February 1, 2021
Benton County Sheriff Scott Jackson has announced that he will retire on February 1, 2021. The Benton County Board of Commissioners unanimously appointed Sheriff Jackson to fulfill retiring Sheriff Simpson's term of office in 2013. He was sworn-in as Sheriff on July 1, 2013. Since that time, the voters of Benton County have twice elected Jackson as Sheriff, once in 2014 and again in 2018. Read More


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