Welcome to the

Forest County Sheriff's Office

100 South Park Ave. Crandon WI. 54520 Telephone 715-478-3331 Fax 715-478-3535



Our vision is to be recognized and supported across the broader community as a vital partner and primary community resource in promoting a safe, lawful, and peaceful society for the public. We envision the Forest County Sheriffs Department being acknowledged as a committed partner with our community, serving all citizens with dignity, fairness, honesty, respect, and professionalism.


Foremost we value the dignity and respect of all our community and the general public. We are proud to be valued by all citizens of Forest County as an important community partner and vital resource in upholding the law fairly and impartially while preserving community values. We hold ethical conduct in the highest regard. To this end we value honesty, integrity, pride in self and community, teamwork within and outside of the Department, respect, sense of duty, honor, responsibility (individual and collective), strong partnerships within the community, accountability, and professionalism in all we do. We use these values to guide us in our daily activities as well as our long-term planning.


Our mission is to be a valued community resource serving all citizens of Forest County equally, fairly, and impartially. In service to our community we strive to provide the highest level of professional law enforcement achievable with our communities support. We do this through taking the primary leadership role in creating and maintaining strong community partnerships. Our core values of honesty, integrity, duty, teamwork, and service to our public shall guide us in all that we do.