Welcome from the Sheriff
to the Trempealeau County Sheriff's Office Web Page.
The Trempealeau County Sheriff's Office
began operation in 1854 and has since been dedicated to serving and
protecting the 27,393 citizens of Trempealeau County
by providing them
with safe and secure communities.
Serving as the Sheriff of Trempealeau
County has provided me with an opportunity to utilize my skills and
experience in overseeing our county's law enforcement agency and
protecting the citizens of our county.
county's leading law enforcement agency, the primary purpose of the
Trempealeau County Sheriff's Office is to provide quality law
to the citizens we serve through the promotion
of community safety. Sheriff's Office employees continually
strive to prevent crime when possible, intervene appropriately when
crimes occur, and improve individual and community capacities to
prevent future crime in the most cost effective way. As county
employees we operate on behalf of and are accountable to both the
people who are directly affected by crime and our community
years law enforcement has been continuously evolving moving towards
the trend of community oriented policing.
Community policing provides law
enforcement with an opportunity to take a more "proactive" rather
than reactive approach to law enforcement.
This philosophy focuses on crime and
social disorder through the delivery of police services that
includes aspects of traditional law enforcement, as well as
prevention, problem-solving, community engagement and partnerships.
As law enforcement officers it is our
responsibility and dedication to promote the relationship between
law enforcement and the community through the development and
"credibility, responsibility, integrity, and
For questions, comments, or concerns regarding
Trempealeau County Law Enforcement email Sheriff Richard
Sheriff Richard Anderson