Neighborhood Watch is undoubtedly one of the oldest and most well known crime prevention programs in history.

The TSA/SAVIN Program’s purpose is to increase the safety of victims of crime, law enforcement, criminal justice personnel and the general public by providing access to timely information concerning the custody status of offenders in county jails.

Red Ribbon Week October 23rd-31st

The Dyer County Sheriff's Office also provides drug awareness by sponsoring a annual Red Ribbon Celebration campaign. Since its beginning in 1985, the National Red Ribbon Campaign has touched the lives of millions of people around the world. In response to the murder of DEA Agent Enrique Camarena, angered parents and youth in communities across the country began wearing Red Ribbons as a symbol of their commitment to raise awareness of the killing and destruction cause by drugs in America.

Youth Education efforts are promoted by utilizing our K-9 Program as a tool to interact with students.

“Don’t Joke Around With Drugs”, a anti-drug campaign utilizing our German Shepherd K-9 named “Joker”, and his handler Sgt. Danny Petrie to teach our youth about the dangers of drugs. Our K-9’s also promote the message of ”These Paws Don’t Touch Drugs”.

Our officers are available to educate our youth in the schools and communities. Youth Education efforts are promoted by utilizing our K-9 Program as a tool to interact with students.

“We’re On The Right Track”, an anti-crime campaign utilizing two new additions of bloodhound track puppies in training, Bella Grace and Isabell. They currently attend FFA and youth sports functions.