Wexford County Sheriff's Office
The Sheriff’s Office
provides 24 hour public safety services that includes: a Law Enforcement division, Corrections division, 9-1-1 Central Dispatch,
and Animal Control division. The department provides 24 hour emergency and non-emergency incident response, investigative
services, traffic enforcement, drug and alcohol enforcement, school liaison services, the DARE program, and other community
The department is staffed
with approximately 55 employees and is responsible for criminal justice services; inmate care, custody, and control; animal
control services; 9-1-1 dispatching of police, fire, and EMS; Marine, Snowmobile, and ORV patrol; and support services. Officers
are also assigned to various teams such as the County Dive Team, Emergency Response Team, Crime Scene Technicians, Accident
Investigators, and Fire Investigators.
The office is staffed by three
clerical employees who are responsible for police reports, firearm registration and permit issuance, civil paper filings,
inmate housing, fingerprinting, and accounting responsibilities.