April 16, 2024


The mission of the Custer County Sheriff’s Office is to:

To serve the citizens of Custer County in a manner that provides a professional and timely response to requests for service; fair and equitable enforcement of laws; and respect for the constitutional rights of all persons.

Sheriff’s Office values are:

  • Service to the Custer County Community
    We value the opportunity to provide service in a manner which is fair, courteous, responsive and efficient. An attitude of respect for the protection of the worth, dignity, and the rights of all we serve is the foundation of this office.
  • Integrity
    We value candor, honesty and ethical behavior in the members of the Custer County Sheriff’s Office.  We are committed to uphold our positions of trust by maintaining the highest ethical standards as set forth in the law enforcement code of ethics.
  • Responsibility – Accountability
    We value the need for effective use of our resources and openness in the Sheriff’s Office communication with our community. We will be responsible for our actions and ensure that our behavior earns the support and trust of all segments of the public.
  • Professionalism
    We value the spirit of professionalism, having a clear sense of commitment, perspective and direction. It is developed by creating an empowering environment that encourages teamwork, innovation and constant evaluation of ourselves.
  • Excellence
    We strive for personal and professional excellence. We have a commitment to improve our community and earn their trust, respect and support through active partnership, involvement and service.