It is the goal of the Brown County Sheriffs Office to provide quality law enforcement to the citizens of Brown County. It shall be our duty to rise above the “old style” type of law enforcement of being “reactive” and “complacent” thus becoming “proactive” officers that protect and serve Brown County in a productive and professional manner. We shall also become “coactive” with the community and in this role will improve the quality of life for the Brown County citizens.
BROWN COUNTY DEDICATES NEW JAIL
On March 1, 2012 the Brown County Commissioner signed Resolution 2010-11 dedicating the new Brown County jail in dedication of Todd Widman. Todd was a life long resident of Brown County and had decided to dedicate his life to law enforcement. Todd was well liked and respected by everyone.
TO THE MEMORY OF TODD MICHAEL WIDMAN
The Brown County Commissioners dedicated the new Brown County Law Enforcement Center to the memory of Todd Michael Widman this morning at their weekly meeting.
Todd Michael Widman was born in Hiawatha, Kansas on July 23, 1978 the son of Michael Widman and Brenda Wenger.
Todd graduated from Hiawatha High School in May, 1997 where he was well liked and respected by fellow students and faculty alike. Todd attended Cloud County Community College following graduation and was a Junior at Washburn University studing Criminal Justice at the time of his untimely death on March 1, 2000.
Todd dedicated himself to serving Brown County through his work as a Deputy with the Brown County Sheriff’s Office for over a year and half. Todd made the ultimate sacrifice by law enforcement when he was tragically killed in the line of duty while assisting a troubled runaway observed wandering through the streets of Hiawatha, Kansas March 1, 2000.
On 3-24-2014 there were 9 inmates in the Brown County Jail. 5 males and 4 females 0 out of county and 14 at peak On 3-14-2014 David Helmstetter 33 Robinson was arrested on a charge of Domestic Battery On 3-16-2014 McKenna Boyd 31 Horton was arrested on charges of Illegal Registration, Transport Open Container, Driving […]
March 8th, 2014 was the day of the Cub Scout Pack 117 pinewood derby, and speeds were high! I had the pleasure of attending the event at the Hiawatha Middle School and was amazed at all the very unique cars. Each Pinewood Derby car is carved and designed by Cub Scouts and their parent or […]
KANSAS DRIVER’S LICENSE CHECKS License checks can be done at the Sheriff’s Office at any time. COST: $12.00 Exact change only The Sheriff’s Office does not make change. This can also be viewed online for FREE by clicking on the link below Kansas Drivers License Self-Check