Sheriff Coverley Media Briefing Aug 8, 2020

Sheriff Coverley Media Briefing
Posted on 08/08/2020
Sheriff Coverley Media BriefingMinden, NV- On the morning of August 8, 2020 a media briefing was held at the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center. Sheriff Dan Coverley addressed the August 8th, 2020 planned protest. The Sherriff expressed the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office continued commitment to fair policing and equal treatment of everyone in an, impartial, equitable, and objective manner, in accordance with the law.

The full transcript of Sheriff Coverley’s remarks can be found here
PDF Version of Statement Transcript

The Sheriff’s remarks were live streamed at or the video can be found here.

As a reminder, a public information webpage has been created to keep the media and members of the community informed with the most up-to-date information regarding the protest. That page can be viewed by visiting here.

A public information hotline has also been established. The call line is staffed from 7am-7pm today, August 8, 2020. The goal of the hotline is to be the community’s resource for factual information, to provide timely answers to our community’s questions, and for receiving tips and concerns. The number to call is (775) 783-6045.

The planning and response for the safety of Douglas County citizens, visitors and businesses is our priority.