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BURT COUNTY SHERIFF

 

Robert Pickell
Burt County Sheriff
111 N. 13th Street, Suite 1
Tekamah, NE  68061
burtcosheriff@abbnebraska.com
Phone: (402)374-2900
FAX: (402)374-2901

Our Office is located in the Basement of the Burt County Courthouse…. access from the alley at the East side of the Courthouse or via the stairs/elevator at the West Entrance of the Courthouse.

Services:

24 Hour 911 Emergency Call Center

Address Assignment:  We are responsible for assigning all County Addresses 
                              Contact our office by phone
                               *for City Addresses, contact your local City Office

Title Inspections:    Monday-Friday   8-4:30      fee $10.00
         Bring out of State Title (no copies) and Vehicle
        Salvage Titles need inspected (Nebraska or Out of State)

Civil Paper Service:
          $50.00 Retainer required before service is attempted
          $500.00 Retainer  (Execution)
          $500.00  Sheriff Sales

FingerPrints:          Monday – Friday  8-4:30            fee $10.00
            Call for an Appointment        -         Must Provide Identification

Sex Offender Register:       Registration  or   Re-Registration
           Call for an Appointment

Gun Permits:   Pursuant to Nebraska Statute 69-2403 a handgun certificate is required to purchase, lease, rent, or receive a handgun. The law applies to both retail and private party transactions. The law also prohibits selling, leasing, renting, or transferring a handgun to a person who does not possess a handgun certificate. A certificate is not required if:

  • The person acquiring the handgun is a licensed firearms dealer;
  • The handgun is an antique;
  • The person acquiring the handgun is authorized to do so on behalf of a law enforcement agency;
  • The transfer is temporary and the transferee remains within (a) in the line of sight of the transferor or (b) within the premises of an established shooting facility; or
  • The transfer is between a person and his or her spouse, sibling, parent, child, aunt, uncle, niece, nephew, or grandparent.

WHERE AND HOW TO APPLY
Applicants may apply in person at the Sheriff's Office, in the Basement of the Burt County Courthouse, Tekamah, NE                             Monday through Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT TIME OF APPLICATION

  • Current Nebraska operator's license, Nebraska state ID card, or a Military ID card. The address on your Nebraska ID must be current and match the address on the application.  
  • Application fee of $5.00.
  • Applicants born outside the U.S. must also provide a copy of their citizenship papers, U.S. Passport, birth certificate, or alien resident card.

AGE AND RESIDENCY REQUIREMENTS
To obtain a handgun certificate from our office you must be at least 21 years old and a current Burt County Resident.


RENEWAL

Certificates are valid, statewide, for three years at which time applicants must apply for a new certificate.



LINKS:

Nebraska State Patrol

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111 N. 13th - Tekamah, NE 68061