The purpose of the Brown County Sheriff's Office is to provide protection to the citizens of Brown County. Protection involves the prevention, detection, apprehension, prosecution, and detention of those persons who violate criminal or civil, state or local laws. Protection additionally involves the prevention and detection of those circumstances which prove dangerous to all county citizens.
The investigative function involves interviewing, interrogating, crime scene processing, and research (including use of computer resources) related to criminal matters. The jail functions to provide a safe, secure, and humane environment for individuals confined to jail custody. Patrol services are intended to provide protection for the life and property of county residents. The support function assists all other divisions as well as provides record keeping, data management, inmate transportation and courthouse security. The standards function involves the employment background checks, internal affairs, departmental training, and community education.
John R Gossage
Brown County Sheriff
If you have an emergency or wish to report a crime in progress please dial "911"
To contact an officer for a non emergency report please call the Sheriff's Dispatch center at: (920) 391-7450
To contact the Administrative offices of the Sheriff's Office please call the main number and follow the voice prompts: (920) 448-4200
Fax Number: (920) 448-4206
2684 Development Drive
Green Bay WI, 54311
Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm
|To report minor crimes or incidents to the Sheriff's Office Online "click on button". || |
|The Brown County Sheriff's Office is a member of the WI Statewide VINE system. This 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 Victims of Crime who have a right to know about their offender's custody status. Click on the image to the right to be taken to the VINE website.