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Lake County Sheriff
Tim Walburg

200 E. Center Street
Madison, SD 57042
Office Phone:  (605) 256-7615
Fax Number:  (605) 256-7617
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Total Staff:  11  (4 deputies, 4 correctional officers, 1 office manager, 2 part-time correctional officers)
Total Deputies:  4
Square Miles Covered:   575 miles 
Jail:  20 beds

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Sheriff Tim Walburg has been a law enforcement officer for over 21 years and took office as Sheriff on December 24th, 2012.  Sheriff Walburg served as the Assistant Police Chief in Canton for six years and was Chief Deputy for the Lake County Sheriff’s Office for seven years.  His background also includes 21 years as an emergency medical technician and having attended paramedic school.  Sheriff Walburg is active in the law enforcement community as well as his local community.  He is a member of the FOP lodge #5, Child Protection Team, Trinity Lutheran Church, and Madison Ambulance.