UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

 

Sawyer County Sheriff's Department Internship

P.O. Box 567
15880 East 5th St.
Hayward, WI 54843
715-634-7554

website: http://www.odmp.org/agency/3491-sawyer-county-sheriffs-office-wisconsinlink
http://www.sawyercountygov.org/link


July 2007

Interns indicate duties performed

ride alongs, jail shifts, assist with booking and central control office, dispatch shifts, assist with phone calls and radio traffic

Students identified positive aspects of this placement: 

get to experience a wide variety of postions and tasks within the law enforcement field

Students identified difficulties typical in this placement: 

very frustrating if you are not certified because there are limits of what you can and can't do