Press Release-Mark Lewis

*News Release* 07/13/2017 On July 12, 2017, a Federal Grand Jury in the Western District of Wisconsin returned indictments against Mark W. Lewis, age 55, of Rice Lake, Wisconsin. Lewis is charged with two counts of possessing methamphetamine with the … Continue reading

Press Release

NEWS RELEASE On June 12, 2017, one male suspect and one female suspect were arrested for their alleged involvement in the distribution of heroin in Sawyer County.  The male suspect has been identified as Oakley C. Kagigebi age 27; the … Continue reading

Press Release-Koch

Press Release On June 21, 2017 in Sawyer County Circuit Court, the Honorable Judge John Yackel sentenced William R. Koch, age 53 of W63002 Canestorp Rd. Winter WI. to a total of 28 years for his involvement in a methamphetamine … Continue reading

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