Osborne County Sheriff

Curtis L. Miner, Sheriff

Scottie Becker, Undersheriff


104 South 5th Street

PO Box 235

Osborne, KS 67473

785-346-2001 / 888-516-9023

Fax: 785-346-2345


In September 1871 Osborne County was formed with three special Commissioner's and a County Clerk. They held an election in November 1871 and the people elected took office in January 1872.

Osborne County is located in north central Kansas and has an area of 900 square miles with a population of approximately 4,800 citizens.

The Osborne jail was built in 1955 with a holding capacity of 12.

The Osborne County Sheriff employs 7 full time officers. The Sheriff's department is a county wide law enforcement agency which dedicates its service to the citizens within the county.


  • Sheriff: Curtis Miner
  • Undersheriff: Scottie Becker
  • Lieutenant: Michael Bristol
  • Deputy: Danny Miner
  • Deputy: Jerry Knouf
  • Deputy: Marcus Betzold
  • Deputy: Darren Stokes
  • Office Administrator: Brandy Miner
  • Jail Administrator: Troy Schaefer
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