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Captain Nick Rauser Nick Rauser


Sheriff Rauser began his Law Enforcement career in Broadwater County as a Detention Officer in 2007. In 2009, he moved to Meagher County where he started his career as a Deputy. In 2014, he transferred to Jefferson County until he came back to Broadwater County in June of 2017. He advanced through the ranks as Deputy/Coroner, Patrol Sergeant, Detective, Captain and currently holds the position of Sheriff. 


Undersheriff Brandon Harris Brandon Harris

Undersheriff/Deputy Coroner

Undersheriff Harris began his Law Enforcement career in Broadwater County as a Deputy Sheriff (2004). Throughout the years, he has advanced through the ranks as K9 Officer, Senior Deputy, Captain, and currently holds the position of Undersheriff.



Mark Wood

Captain/Deputy Coroner


The Administrative staff members consist of employees who manage the "business" side of the Sheriff's Office. They assist the Sheriff by recommending agency policies and ensuring that all component parts of the Sheriff’s Office coordinate their activities in order to promote a greater efficiency in accomplishing the objectives of the Sheriff’s Office.

In addition to operational responsibilities, they have daily contact with members of the public in the office and by phone.


Crime Tip Hotline  406-266-3441 or submit via Email