I, Ed Kilgore, would like to welcome you to my page.
Ed Kilgore is the Sheriff of Humboldt County. He began his career with the Winnemucca Police Department in 1994 as a Patrolman. Kilgore used his time with the department to improve relations with the citizens he served by being a D.A.R.E. instructor, public relations officer and community resource person for the department. Ed Kilgore has been a Detective, SWAT team member and leader, Patrol Sergeant and Detective Sergeant during his 12-plus-years career with the Winnemucca Police Department.
Ed Kilgore obtained a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice Administration from Sonoma State University in 1993. He then enrolled in the High Sierra Regional Law Enforcement Academy in Reno, Nevada and graduated with honors in May of 1994.
Ed Kilgore has committed his life to serving the community in which he lives. He is an active member of many boards such as: Fifties Fever; Nevada Chukar Foundation; Hunter Safety; Domestic Violence Shelter Board; and Red Cross.
Kilgore is committed to the concept of Community Oriented Policing. He believes that the bridge between law enforcement and the community needs to be strong and that relationships are important to solve problems within the communities. He has implemented plans to incorporate a fully operational Search and Rescue program consisting of citizen volunteers with horses, ATV/UTV vehicles, hikers, and four-wheel drive enthusiasts to compliment the Civil Air Patrol squadron.
Ed Kilgore has many other activities that he enjoys such as hunting, fishing, camping, softball and, most of all, spending time with his wife Season and their family.
Ed Kilgore is also a member of the Nevada Sheriff and Chief's Association.