About the Dane County Sheriff's Office
The Dane County Sheriff’s Office has over 425 sworn personnel, and over 100 non-sworn support
staff in four major divisions. The tasks and functions within the organization are many and varied, including: Patrol, Investigations,
Jail, Prisoner Conveyances & Extradition, Warrant & Civil Process Service, Court Bailiff & Security, Airport Security,
Task Force, and Lake & Snowmobile Patrol. Personnel also have opportunities to serve on specialty teams, such as: Explosive
Ordnance Disposal (bomb squad), Tactical Response Team (special weapons and tactics), K-9 Unit, SCUBA Dive Rescue Team, Hostage
Negotiations Team, Honor Guard, and the D.A.R.E. Education Unit.