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Veteran Services Activity Around Siskiyou County

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    A group of Siskiyou County Korean War Veterans at their first annual Korean War Veteran BBQ at Lake Shastinia in July 2013.

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    The sign at the Veterans section located at the Evergreen Cemetery in Yreka

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    Christmas season at the Veterans Section of Evergreen Cemetery, December 2012

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    Willard Titus, a WWII Navy veteran and his granddaughter Heather Titus, Navy OIF-OEF taken in Happy Camp in 2011

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    A group of young Marines at Armed Forces Day 2010

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    Buddy Simas receiving his Bronze Star for his meritorious service in WWII during a ceremony in Etna in 2010.

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    At the Veterans Day parade in Etna in 2010

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    Rifle Salute by American Legion Post 260 at Veterans Day ceremony 2010,  Callahan Cemetery

Sheriff's Office - Veterans' Services

Veterans Serving Veterans

The Siskiyou County Veterans Service Office serves Veterans and their families and is their principal advocate ensuring they receive the benefits they have earned in serving our country.  As advocates for Veterans and their families, we are committed to providing the support they need with an attitude of caring, courtesy and respect.

What We Do

  • Disseminate information on Veterans benefits
  • Assist in the application for state and federal benefits
  • Facilitate the referral process to appropriate outside agencies
  • Help obtain relevant military records and decorations
  • Provide information in locating transportation to local VA Medical Centers

Federal Benefits

The Siskiyou County Veterans Service Office assists Veterans in obtaining relevant documents and submitting claims for benefits to the appropriate VA Regional Office.  We can assist and guide Veterans and their dependents in the following areas:

  • Disability Compensation
  • Non-Service Connected Pension
  • Dependency and Indemnity Compensation
  • Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Burial and Death Benefits
  • Home Loan Eligibility Certificates
  • Widow's Death Benefits
  • Education Benefits
  • VA Life Insurance
  • National Cemetery Benefits
  • Healthcare/Medical Benefits



Sheriff's Resource Center

Resource Title Downloadable File Type
Rural Crime & Animal Cruelty Task Force - Creation Download File Other
Sheriff Lopey's Vietnam Memorial Wall Speech - March 30, 2014 Download File Other
Instructions For Service of Process - Posted 08/13/2014 1:23PM Download File Other
Sheriff Lopey Project Paper - Colorado's Decriminalization of Marijuana: A Forecast for Justice System Administrators Download File Other
Legalization of Marijuana in Colorado the Impact: Youth & Adult Usage - January 2016 Download File Other
Response to Denver Post Article Re Marijuana and Colorado Youth Download File Other