The Madison County Sheriff’s Department participated in the 3rd annual “Shop with a Cop” at the Norfolk JCPenny store. This event was held in partnership with Bright Horizons, JCPenney, Norfolk noon Kiwanis, other local donors and fundraisers, and local law enforcement including Norfolk Police, NSP, and Stanton County Sheriff’s Department.
Lunch was provided by Buffalo Wild Wings, Norfolk. Thanks for a great event!
The Sheriff’s Department has received the report of several calls to area residents where the caller asks for ransom for a loved one. This scam call usually starts with a person screaming and pleading for their life. The caller then … Continue reading →
Madison County, Nebraska—As an integral part of this year’s national Click It or Ticket seat belt campaign, which will take place May 20 through June 2, 2019, the Madison County Sheriff’s Office will be teaming up with law enforcement nationwide … Continue reading →
Citizens looking to dispose of excess and expired prescription and over-the-counter medications can now visit the safe and secure permanent drop off location at the Madison County Sheriff’s Office (Lobby). Region 4 Behavioral Health System has partnered with the Madison … Continue reading →
***** For Immediate Release********* Madison County Sheriff Vern Hjorth is advising people to look out for painting and other home improvement scams. He cautions residents in hiring transient crews. They recommend that you hire local contractors for any home repairs, … Continue reading →
The Role of Parents in Preventing School Violence Parents and/or guardians play an essential in school violence prevention. Demonstrating an interest in their children’s lives is one of the most important steps parents and/or guardians can take to help prevent youth violence. … Continue reading →
Ways Parents Can Supervise Children’s Use of the Internet Today, adults and children are exposed to a world of information that is only a click away via the Internet. Literally anything can be found on the online. Much of it … Continue reading →
Scam calls coming from Madison NE number This office has received complaints about calls being made from at least two Madison NE phone numbers (402-454-7290 and 402-454-7300). These are “courtesy calls” made by the “Office of Financial Affairs – Fraud … Continue reading →
The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has produced Scam Alerts in the past advising the public of an ongoing telephone scam in which callers purport to be an employee of a major software company. The callers have strong foreign accents. … Continue reading →