Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Michael L. Johnson

Sheriff Michael L. Johnson welcomes you to the official website of the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office where you may find an overview of the services we provide.

The men and women of the Sheriff’s Office are committed to serving and protecting the people and communities in Shasta County. We encourage you to become acquainted with the services we provide and welcome your comments. If we can be of any assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Mission Statement

The members of the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office are committed to improving the quality of life, in partnership with the community we serve, through fair and ethical law enforcement services.


If you have information/tips regarding illegal marijuana grows in Shasta County you can e-mail the Marijuana Eradication Team at: 


In an effort to help prevent the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office will be temporarily cancelling some Records-related services. 

Click here to read about Lobby Requirements


Ag Pass is a program that provides options for commercial agriculture and livestock operators to access restricted areas following a natural disaster to provide care to essential operational needs and livestock.  For more information on the Shasta County Ag Pass Program  click here.

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CCW Information
Get information and applications for new and renewal CCW registrations.

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File a Report Online
You can report some minor non-emergency crimes online.

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Code Red Notifications
Register your cell phone to start receiving emergency notifications like evacuations, boil-water notices, and missing-child reports. If already registered, the public is urged to confirm both cell and landlines are on their account. 


Security Camera Registry and Mapping
Register your security cameras with the "SCRAM" program to assist with evidence collection when a crime has been committed.

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Secret Witness of Shasta County
Provide anonymous tips for rewards.


VINELink is a victim notification system that provides information regarding custody status changes and criminal case information.