Lake County Sheriff's Department

  • Agency: Lake County Sheriff's Department
  • Address: 1220 Martin Street, Lakeport, 95453 CA
  • Chief:
Phone: 707-262-4200

Lake County Sheriff's Department is located at 1220 Martin Street, Lakeport, 95453 CA. The Lake County Sheriff's Department phone number is 707-262-4200.

Lake County Sheriff's Department News

On February 21st, 2018 in the early morning hours these two people were captured on surveillance video at the Lucerne Senior Center where they took a set of golf clubs from the rear of the Senior Center. On this same night a burglary occurred to the Senior Center. The suspect or suspects entered the Meals on Wheels prep area where they took thermal delivery bags, 40 pounds of ground beef, 2 pork roasts and hams. If you have any information regarding these thefts or can help identify these two people please contact Deputy Sarah Hardisty at 707-262-4200 or

On February 21st, 2018, detectives from Lake County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit served a search warrant at an office/shop space located on Skypark Drive in Lakeport. Detectives located an active Butane Honey Oil lab (BHO). Detectives contacted and detained four male’s subjects inside of the office/shop area. Detectives evacuated the structure and spoke with all four males. Dustin Lee Brey, 44, of Kelseyville admitted to purchasing the BHOGART BHO lab and taking several classes to learn how to properly operate the closed loop Butane Honey Oil Extraction lab. Detectives had Brey shut the lab down. Brey admitted to using the BHOGART BHO lab to produce Butane Honey Oil. Brey said the other males at the location were not responsible for the lab. Brey admitted to renting the office space to run the BHO lab. Detectives with the assistance of the Lakeport Fire Department were able to dismantle the BHO lab. Detectives located and seized approximately ten pounds of marijuana shake, 92 grams of concentrated cannabis and additional concentrated cannabis was located inside of the BHO lab which could not be extracted until the cylinder containing it was rendered safe. Brey was arrested for violation of California Health and Safety Code section 11379.6- Manufacturing a Controlled Substance and booked into custody at the Lake County Jail where he remains with bail set at $100,000. Cody Alan Harrell, 30, of Springfield, Missouri was also arrested. Harrell had a Fugitive from Justice Warrant out of Missouri. He told detectives that he had fled Missouri after violating parole. Justin Michael Richardson, 21, of Summerfield, Florida was also arrested for an outstanding warrant out of Florida. His warrant included charges related to possession of marijuana. Both Harrell and Richardson remain in custody on their warrants with no bail. The fourth male contacted at the location was released with no charges.

Out of respect for the victims of the senseless violence in Florida, and in accordance with the following Presidential Proclamation, the US Flags and CA State Flags at LCSO facilities shall be lowered to half staff until sunset on February 19, 2018. Presidential Proclamation Honoring the Victims of the Tragedy in Parkland, Florida Our Nation grieves with those who have lost loved ones in the shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. As a mark of solemn respect for the victims of the terrible act of violence perpetrated on February 14, 2018, by the authority vested in me as President of the United States by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, I hereby order that the flag of the United States shall be flown at half-staff at the White House and upon all public buildings and grounds, at all military posts and naval stations, and on all naval vessels of the Federal Government in the District of Columbia and throughout the United States and its Territories and possessions until sunset, February 19, 2018. I also direct that the flag shall be flown at half-staff for the same length of time at all United States embassies, legations, consular offices, and other facilities abroad, including all military facilities and naval vessels and stations. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this fifteenth day of February, in the year of our Lord two thousand eighteen, and of the Independence of the United States of America the two hundred and forty-second. DONALD J. TRUMP

You'd rather them give you a ride than us!

Deputy Keithly talking to students at Lakeport Elementary. They especially enjoyed visiting with his K9 partner, Dozer!

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the origin of numerous collectible “Barbie” dolls that have been seized during an investigation. Based on the investigation, it is suspected that these items may have been stolen, but not yet reported as such. We are including a picture of some of the collectible dolls. If you recognize these dolls, or have information leading to the identification of the rightful owner, please call the Lake County Sheriff’s Office and ask to speak with Deputy Joseph Lyons, email your information to, or send us a FB messsage. We hope to identify the rightful owner of these items, and return them.

This afternoon a vague threat was discovered written on a school wall between the Middletown High and Middletown Middle Schools. The Lake County Sheriff's Office is working with school officials to investigate the threat . There will be Lake County Sheriff's Deputies on the MHS/MMS campus tomorrow morning. If you have information about this threat please contact the Lake County Sheriff's Deputy Stephen Wright at 707-262-4200 ext.4450.