The Prairie County Sheriff's Department has a working relationship with the various state agencies that provide highly trained divers at no cost to the county
We now have the capability to conduct extended operations in the field without having to sacrifice the time of going back and forth to the office. The mobile command post gives the department the ability to organize, oversee and command any incident within Prairie County at the scene of the incident. It is equipped with four independent emergency radios that are used to communicate with other law agencies, fire departments, emergency medical services and search and rescue teams.
The Prairie County Sheriff's Department patrols the many waterways within the county.