The Patrol Division of the Langlade County Sheriff's Office is led by Lieutenant Dan Bauknecht. It consists of four sergeants, one corporal and eight deputies.
Lieutenant Bauknecht is also in charge of the Investigations Division.
Serving with INTEGRITY and HONOR
|Sgt. Kevin Ison||Sgt. Mike O'Neill||Sgt. DJ Eldridge||Sgt. Justin Heschke||Corp. Brian Lenzner|
|Deputy Jordan Sorano||Deputy Travis Krueger||Deputy Jake DeFiore||Deputy Tom Zuelsdorff||Deputy Josh Kraft||Deputy Josue Rojas|
According to the U.S. Census Bureau of 2000, the county has a total area of 888 square miles (2,300 km2), of which 871 square miles (2,260 km2) is land and 17 square miles (44 km2) (1.9%) is water. The highest point in the county is at the foot of the Basswood Lookout Tower west of Summit Lake (elev:1857')
As of the census of 2000, there were 20,740 people, 8,452 households, and 5,814 families residing in the county. The population density was 24 people per square mile (9/km²). There were 11,187 housing units at an average density of 13 per square mile (5/km²).
The Patrol Division has numerous responsibilities, some of which are:
- Calls for service (disturbances, missing persons, thefts, burglaries, etc.
- Enforce state laws and local ordinances
- Vehicle crash investigations
- Assist other local law enforcement agencies as needed
- Civil Process Service
- Field Training Officer(s)
- Snowmobile Patrol
- Special Response Team
- Firearms Instructor(s)
- DAAT Instructor(s)
- Project Lifesaver
- Humane Officer