Law Enforcement

Refuge Officer

Refuge Law Enforcement Officers patrol the refuge to make it a safe and enjoyable place to visit, protect refuge wildlife and habitats, and assist visitors.

Law Enforcement Contact Information

To report crimes, wildfires, accidents, or to request emergency assistance call:

  • Valentine National Wildlife Refuge Office 402-376-1889 (If no answer leave a message on extension 100) 
  • Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge Office 402-376-3789 (If no answer leave a message on extension 200) 
  • Cherry County Sheriff dispatch 402-376-1890 
  • Nebraska Wildlife Crimestoppers 800-742-7627