On behalf of my staff, I would like to welcome you to the
Forest County Sheriffs Office website. Our office, established in
1885 takes great pride in serving our citizens. The purpose of
the this site is to provide the residents and visitors of Forest
County information regarding the Sheriffs Office and its role in keeping
Forest County safe. Our website has been designed to be informative
and to provide you with tools to assist our agency in providing better
law enforcement services to our area.
Sheriff John Dennee
*** Deputy Bill Hujet and Buster ***
Sheriff Dennee is pleased to announce the Sheriff's Office has added a K-9 to it's patrol division. The Sheriff's Office would like to welcome Deputy Buster to our team. Buster was acquired through funds from NORDEG along with financial help from other area businesses. Buster will be used for drug searches, search and rescue and tracking fleeing suspects.
Computer Information Systems Inc.
The Forest Co. Sheriff's Office is currently in the process of upgrading our Records Keeping, Jail Management and Dispatch Computer Systems. The reason for this upgrade is to greatly improve Law Emforcement Services to the Community and to the visitors of Forest County. If you would like to know more about the Software you can click on the Computer Information Systems Inc. link on our area websites page.
Prescription Drug Drop Box
For your convenience, you may now drop off your un-used prescriptions or Over-the-Counter medications at the Lobby of the Sheriffs Office. Please deposit the un-used prescriptions in the white Drug Drop Box. There is no fee.
Items Not Allowed
Liquids, Creams, Syringes, Lotions, Chemo Therapy Drugs, Aerosols & Inhalers, Needles, Mercury Thermometers.
Signs Now available at the Forest Co. Sheriff's Office
Signs are provided at no cost.
Inmate Work Crew
Sheriff Dennee is very excited to announce that again this summer the Forest County Jail's "Inmate Work Crew" will be removing trash from the Forest County ditches. Sheriff Dennee believes it will not only save taxpayer dollars, but also give the inmates incentive to behave while in jail and to work, hopefully strengthening a desire to contribute more positively in society.
The Forest Co. Sheriff's Office will be hosting a K-9 Fundraiser.Click here - For more Information
K-9 DonationsIf you would like to make a donation to the Forest County Sheriff's Office K-9 program, you can do so by clicking the "DONATE" button below. Donations are greatly appreciated and the funds go directly towards the K-9 program.