Douglas County Sheriff’s Open House today |

Douglas County Sheriff’s Open House today

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An open house is 5-8 p.m. today at the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, 1038 Buckeye Road in Minden.

The event will give residents an opportunity to tour the station, including a guided tour.

There will be demonstrations and displays where residents will have an opportunity to view equipment used by DCSO staff and see other gear and vehicles from SWAT, the Crisis Negotiation Team, the Emergency Communications Center Mobile Command Post, patrol vehicles with computer aided dispatch terminals, K9 demonstrations and more.

Other organizations supporting the sheriff’s office will be present, including Tahoe Douglas and East Fork Fire and Paramedic units, CARE Flight, CERT, Nevada Highway Patrol, Washoe Tribal Police and there will be an autism recognition alert signup. The event begins with a presentation of the colors by the DCSO Honor Guard at 5:15 p.m. CoCoMoes Q will provide food for the event.