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Waukesha County Sheriff

In The Event of an Emergency or Life Threatening Situation:
Dial: 9-1-1

Waukesha County Sheriff Non-Emergency262-446-5070

The Village of Vernon has contracted with the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department for part-time police services for a 5-year contract which began on January 1, 2021 for 8-hour coverage, 5 days a week from 3 pm to 11 pm.

The Village of Vernon’s lead officer is Deputy Ward Hollingsworth who has worked in the Village of Vernon for 5 years and has worked for the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department for 28 years.  Deputy Hollingsworth is committed to providing protection and services within the Village of Vernon with a strong emphasis on community awareness.  Deputy Hollingsworth has always served the Village with respect and professionalism and will continue to set the standard of excellence in law enforcement and providing effective, courteous service, and protection for the community.

Strong relationships of mutual trust between the Waukesha County Sheriff department and the communities they serve are critical to maintaining public safety and effective policing.  The Waukesha County Sheriff department and other police departments rely on the cooperation of community members to provide information about crime in their neighborhoods. 

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