(605)356-2679

 
 
Union County currently has an investigator and six fulltime deputies. The site is being updated to include more information soon.
 
 
 
Patrol Staff:
 

 




Deputy Stephanie Ryan
 

 




Deputy Jim Prouty
 



 

Deputy Jason Westcott
 


 

Deputy Robert Albertsen
 

 

Deputy Jeff Christie
 

 

Deputy Todd North
 
Unit Services
 
The Patrol Division responses to calls for service throughout the County, protects persons and property, maintains security by monitoring businesses, homes and other property; and enforces the laws, statutes and ordinances of the townships the County of Union and the State of South Dakota. The deputies investigate crimes and traffic accidents, conduct searches and rescues and respond to fire, medical, and other emergencies.
 
Investigative Division
 
Chief Deputy Michael Bucholz
 
Michael Bucholz oversees the operation of all investigations. These cases include: death, assault, burglary, theft, robbery, fraud, narcotics violations and other major incidents. He is responsible for case processing, referral to the prosecutor's office and trial testimony.
 
 
All deputies can be contacted by calling the Union County Sheriff's Office at 605-356-2679
or by email unioncoso@iw.net

 

 

 

 

 
Michael Oberg