Street Enforcement Team

The regional Street Enforcement Team (SET) is staffed by detectives from the Reno Police Department, the Sparks Police Department, the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office and the University of Nevada Police Department. This unit is supervised by the Reno Police Department. SET is responsible for street-level narcotics complaints and operations, alcohol compliance checks as well as prostitution complaints and operations throughout Washoe County. Additionally, SET assists all partnering agencies with various ongoing cases when requested. Anyone with information on narcotics sales or prostitution activities is encouraged to contact any member of SET at (775) 334-3065 or anonymously through Secret Witness at (775) 322-4900.

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Notice regarding COVID-19

Effective Monday February 1, 2021: Sparks Police will return to normal operations. An appointment is required for ID services - please call (775) 353-2243. The health and safety of our community and our staff members are of the utmost importance. For more information please contact the Records Division at (775) 353-2279

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