Sheriff Mark Westen       
        Mark Westen
        Phone:  715-627-6401/Fax:  715-627-6431


Chief Deputy Dan Bauknecht

        Dan Bauknecht
        Phone:  715-627-6428/Fax:  715-627-6431

Photo of Paula Resch    

       Administrative Assistant/Office Manager
       Paula Resch
       Phone:  715-627-6408/Fax:  715-627-6431


The Langlade County Sheriff’s Office employs 46 full time staff, 4 part time and 2 casual: 
  • Sheriff
  • Chief Deputy
  • Lieutenant
  • 2-Detective Sergeants
  • 4-Sergeants
  • 1-Corporal
  • 8-Deputies
  • 4-Part time deputies
  • Jail Administrator 
  • 18 Corrections officers (includes 1-Lieutenant and 4-Sergeants)
  • 2-Casual corrections officers
  • Dispatch Supervisor
  • 8 Telecommunicators
  • 1-Administrative Assistant/Office Manager
The Administrative Division is the headquarters of the Sheriff and Chief Deputy.  This division provides the direction, coordination and control necessary to ensure successful accomplishment of the office's mission and vision.  The administrative staff consists of: 
  • Sheriff
  • Chief Deputy
  • Administrative Assistant/Office Manager
  • Specific functions include, but are not limited to:
  • Budget administration for the Sheriff's Office
  • Payroll functions for the Sheriff's Office
  • Policy development
  • Management of grant-funded programs
  • Planning, coordination and management of training
All records are managed and maintained by the administrative assistant on behalf of the sheriff, who is the legal custodian of law enforcement records.  Click for Open Records link

Civil Process
All Civil Process records are managed and maintained by the administrative assistant on behalf of the sheriff as it is a statutory duty of the sheriff required by Wisconsin Statute 59.27(4).  Click for Civil Process link

Financial Officer
All financial transactions are managed and maintained by the administrative assistant on behalf of the sheriff's office including jail inmate commissary accounts.