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Department Detail:  Sheriff's Office

Department Sheriff's Office
Appointed Official Ron Skallerud
Address 100 S Park Ave.
Crandon, Wisconsin  54520
Phone Number 715-478-3331
Staff Sheriff's Office Staff
Services Click here for the Department Website

Jail Fax Number:  715-478-3515

Dispatch Fax Number:  715-478-1677

Office Fax Number:  715-478-3535


Sheriff John Dennee is pleased to announce the Forest County Sheriff’s Office has joined the NIXLE System and is now able to communicate directly to citizens and visitors of Forest County through text messaging or email.

The NIXLE system is a web based publishing system that allows the Sheriff’s office to create and assign messages at a priority level ensuring important information reaches you in a timely manner.  Such message can consist of Severe Weather Alerts, Missing Children Alerts, Missing Person Alerts, Hazardous Situation Alerts, and Informational Advisory’s.  This is a free service for the Public Service Agency and inflicts no cost to the taxpayer.

To sign up for the service, text your zip code to 888777 and you will receive real-time alerts and advisories directly from the Forest County Sheriff’s Office.  There is no charge for registering but standard text messaging rates will apply.  You can opt out at any time by texting “STOP” to 888777.  You may also receive alerts through email, however you will need to visit the website to view instructions to sign up for that service. 


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Click here - WARRANT LIST 


The WI Statewide VINE system is a service through which victims of crime can use the telephone or Internet to search for information regarding the custody status of their offender and to register to receive telephone and e-mail notification when the offender’s custody status changes. The VINE toll-free number for the WI Statewide VINE system is 888-868-4631.  This service is provided to assist crime victims and other community members who have a right to know about the offenders currently in the custody of the Sheriff’s Department.

Click Here for WI VINE

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