The Sheriff’s Office is the largest law enforcement organization in Dane County, and the fourth largest in the State of Wisconsin. We continue to make strides toward becoming the most professional, efficient, and cost effective agency employing progressive solutions to the ever-changing challenges facing our communities.
Madison is the county seat and Wisconsin’s vibrant Capital City. It is home to the University of Wisconsin, Madison Area Technical College, and Edgewood College. As well, Dane County is renowned for its beautiful scenery, boasting a total of five area lakes and over 200 parks providing an abundance of year-round outdoor activities.