Welcome Message from Sheriff Joe Kriete

Welcome to the official website of the Grant County Sheriff's Office! We are dedicated to serving and protecting our community with professionalism, integrity, and accountability to our community. Whether you are a resident, visitor, or seeking information, we are here to assist you.

Our Sheriff's Office comprises a team of highly trained law enforcement professionals, correctional professionals, support staff, and volunteers who work tirelessly to maintain public safety and ensure the well-being of all individuals within our jurisdiction. We strive to create a safe and secure environment where everyone can thrive.

This website is designed to be a valuable resource for you. Here, you can find important information about our services, programs, and initiatives aimed at preventing crime, enforcing the law, and promoting community engagement. From crime prevention tips and reporting procedures to updates on ongoing investigations and community events, we aim to keep you informed and involved.

We also encourage you to explore the various sections of our website, including our frequently asked questions, news and press releases, and contact information. You can find details about our specialized units, such as K-9, Motor Traffic Unit, Off-Road Vehicle Unit, Marine Patrol Unit, and community outreach programs, showcasing our commitment to comprehensive law enforcement practices.

As an agency dedicated to transparency, we are constantly striving to enhance our communication channels. We value your feedback and suggestions, so please don't hesitate to reach out to us if you have any questions, concerns, or ideas. Your input helps us better serve you and our community.

Thank you for visiting our website and entrusting us with your safety. Together, we can work towards a safer and stronger community. Stay connected, stay informed, and stay safe!


Joe Kriete


Grant County Sheriff’s Office