Message From The Sheriff
WYNN MEEHAN  ( read  )
Emergency: 911
24-Hour Phone Number:
Main Phone Number:
Crime Tips:
519 Broadway St
Townsend, MT 59644
Office Hours:
Mon-Fri 8am - 4pm
sherframed2.jpg  Wynn Meehan


Sheriff Meehan began his Law Enforcement career in 1996. He joined the staff at Broadwater County Sheriff's Office in 2000 as a Deputy Sheriff. Throughout the years, he has advanced through the ranks of Field Training Officer, Sergeant, Detective for the Missouri River Drug Task Force, Captain, Undersheriff, and currently holds the position of Sheriff.


under5.jpg 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.


cap4.jpg Seth Wenzel

Captain/Deputy Coroner

Detention Administrator

Captain Wenzel began his Law Enforcement career in Broadwater County as a Deputy Sheriff (2003). In 2007, Captain Wenzel relocated to Jefferson County Sheriff's Office and worked as a Deputy Sheriff until his return to Broadwater County in 2014. Since his return, he advanced through the ranks from Deputy Sheriff to Detective and currently holds the position of Captain.

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.



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