Press Release

On Friday, September 30th 2016 Washburn County Sheriff’s Office attempted to stop a vehicle traveling eastbound on State Hwy 77 between Minong and Hayward. The vehicle then fled and a pursuit ensued. The pursuit ended then the driver came to … Continue reading

News Release

NEWS RELEASE On Monday, August 15, 2016, Law Enforcement officers served two search warrants in Radisson and Exeland, WI as the result of two methamphetamine investigations. The first location, Edwards Road, Radisson, WI was the residence of Domminic A. Haugen, … Continue reading

Award of Excellence

Pictured below is Deputy Shepard of the Sawyer County Sheriff’s Department, who on October 23, 2015 responded to Towne View Road in the City of Hayward for an officer needing assistance call. After hearing yelling upon arrival and recognizing one of … Continue reading

Press Release

11/25/2015 Re: Gunshot Victim On November 25, 2015 at 11:07am the Sawyer County Sheriff’s Office received a call reporting a gunshot victim on Gurno Lake Road in the Township of Hayward. Sawyer County Deputies and LCO Tribal Police Officers responded … Continue reading

Deputy Cain Recognized

The Sawyer County Sheriff’s Department Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Team gave special recognition to retiring member Deputy Jeff Cain at the Sawyer County Board of Supervisor’s meeting last Thursday. Cain held the highest rank of SWAT Commander and was … Continue reading