Sheriff's Office

Mission Statement

We, the men and women of the Bayfield County Sheriff's Office, are dedicated to providing a safe and secure environment for all people through partnerships that build trust, reduce crime, and enhance the quality of life in our community. We are committed to these principles:


We have integrity. We adhere to the highest moral standards. We are honest and sincere in dealing with each other and the community. We have the courage to uphold these principles and are proud that they guide us in all we do.


We show respect. We recognize the value of cultural diversity and treat all people with kindness, tolerance, and dignity. We cherish and protect the rights, liberties, and freedoms of all as granted by the constitutions of the United States and the State of Wisconsin.


We act with fairness. Objective, impartial decisions and policies are the foundation of our interactions. We are consistent in our treatment of all persons. Our actions are tempered with reason and equity. the spirit of cooperation.