Staffing the Office
The Chisago County Sheriff's Office Administration Division consists of the Sheriff, Chief Deputy, and three Captains, as well as office support staff, who handle a variety of office duties. There is also an administrative assistant who reports directly to the Sheriff and/or Chief Deputy.
Captain Hoppe oversees the administrative aspects of patrol and training. Captain Shoemaker oversees the Community Outreach / Crime Prevention Division, a crime analyst, the Investigations Division, the Boat and Water / Recreation Patrol Division, the Civil Process Division, a receptionist, a records clerk, and a transcriptionist.
Captain Tracy Armistead oversees the Emergency Communications Center (ECC) and the Corrections | Jail Division. These are the people who assure that the sheriff's office is run in an efficient professional manner as it progresses into the next century.