Protecting Taxpayer Dollars.

Sheriff Swenson has saved taxpayers millions of dollars through grant funding, innovative leadership and partnership programs such as:

  • Mobile Command Post & Digital Radio Homeland Security Grant
  • Body Camera Grants
  • Dispatch Center Upgrade Grants
  • Homeland Security Armored Vehicle and Robots Loaned to Lincoln County

Protecting Families.

Sheriff Swenson knows that keeping our families safe is the first priority for the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department. He’s protected our families through:

  • Providing meals to school kids in need
  • Partnered with the South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigations Internet Crimes Against Children Unit to actively search for child predators living in Lincoln County
  • Growing and transparent communication channels to ensure the citizens are updated through social media

Protecting Our Future.

Sheriff Swenson knows that keeping Lincoln County safe is about strong leadership today and for the future. Through his leadership, Lincoln County has:

  • Added personnel and deputies by recruiting some of the nation’s best law enforcement officers
  • Expanded mental health partnerships
  • Increased trainings for deputies and staff