Location and Office Hours

Law Enforcement Center
555 Overlook Dr.

PO Box 9
Ellsworth, WI 54011

General Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 4:00pm
(Closed Holidays)

Dispatch Phone: 715.273.5051
Jail Phone: 715.273.1124
Tip Line : 715-273-3757
Administration Fax:
Investigation Fax:
Jail Fax: 715-273-1137

Staff Contacts

Nancy Hove

Chief Deputy
Steve Albarado

Herman Kreig
Wade Strain

Ali Verges

Juvenile Officer/ Investigator
Tom Bauer

Marty Shepler
Collin Gilles
Pete Koch
Cale Huppert

Patrol Sergeant
Spencer Fobbe
Chad Koranda
Andy Thoms

Jailer Sergeant
Danielle Turner
Jolayne Wener
Sandy Larson

Recreation Safety Patrol
Jeremy Brookshaw

DARE Officer
Chad Koranda




Law Enforcement


Civil Process Service

The Pierce County Sheriff’s Department facilitates the service of legal documents and other papers on residents of Pierce County.

What is required for service / return:

q       A cover page with complete instructions of service, indicating whether we’re to serve the Original or the copy; last date to be served; and best time to serve papers.  Any address that has only a P.O. Box will be returned for a complete address.

q       Two complete sets of papers for each person to be served, and 1 copy of the first page.

q       Original and 4 copies of sheriff sales, original is returned with Sheriff’s signature.

Please be sure to include a manila-type self-addressed, stamped envelope.


Pre-Pay Fees:  New rates effective March 1, 2012

$75.00 per set of documents served, (includes 3 attempts plus mileage)

$25.00 per attempt beyond the 3 included attempts

$150.00 for posting of a Sheriff's Sale, no charge for the sale

$150.00 for each re-posting of a Sheriff's Sale, no charge for the sale

$100.00 minimum for Evictions, Standbys, etc. additional time accrued over 2 hours will be charged at $50.00/hr

Mail documents to:

Pierce County Sheriff’s Department
Brad Verges – Civil Process                         
P. O. Box 9
Ellsworth, WI   54011

 For more information you can call 715-273-6812.  Hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.