Sheriff

Jeff Franklin

Sheriff

Dustin Friesen

Chief Deputy

Roger Rodenbeck

Deputy

Paul Kimminau

Deputy

Paul Fujan

Deputy

Blake Smidt

Deputy

Natalie Holman

Secretary/Civil Process

Nancy Sapp

Dispatcher/Jailer

Kelly Lovgren

Dispatcher/Jailer

Dawn Piper

Dispatcher/Jailer

Lori Delarm

Dispatcher/Jailer

Bren Johnson

Dispatcher/Jailer

James Skolaut

Dispatcher/Jailer

Heather Clark

Dispatcher/Jailer

It is the duty of the sheriff to serve, execute and return writs or other legal process issued by a lawful authority. The sheriff shall prepare and file an annual inventory statement of county personal property in his or her custody. The sheriff has charge and custody of the jail and its prisoners, except in counties where a county board of corrections exists and has duties over the jail. It is the duty of the sheriff to keep the peace, apprehend criminals and perform other duties as peace officer. The sheriff may appoint deputies but such deputies may not be the county treasurer, clerk, register of deeds or surveyor.

Services to the Public:

  • Gun Permit applications - $5.00
  • VIN Inspections - $10.00
  • Insurance Reports - $5.00
  • Fingerprints - $5.00
  • Civil Process Fees - $35.00 advance
  • Execution Fees - $250.00 advance