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Troy Wolbersen

May 8, 2019
In the Know: Blue water brings red flags
May 8, 2019 - 12:23pm
April 12, 2019
A hands-free cell phone bill that would require drivers to use hands-free technology when making telephone calls is expected to be signed into law soon. (Photo illustration by Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Put down that phone: Hands-free cell phone bill poised to become law
April 12, 2019 - 6:43am
February 6, 2019
Sgt. Wade Lerfald is shown with his police dog Vinny, who will be retiring this summer after eight years of service. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
K-9s – partners in fighting crime
February 6, 2019 - 9:38am
January 3, 2019
Julie Anderson
County hires new emergency management director
January 3, 2019 - 8:36am
November 21, 2018
In the Know: The lowdown on speed limits
November 21, 2018 - 12:33pm
November 6, 2018
Douglas County Jail Administrator Jackie Notch pins new collar brass on Jason Peterson, the newly appointed Douglas County chief deputy. Sheriff Troy Wolbersen (left) made the appointment official at Tuesday's Douglas County Board meeting. County commissioners (left to right) Charlie Meyer, Keith Englund, Owen Miller (not pictured), Jim Stratton and Jerry Rapp affirmed the appointed during the meeting. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Peterson named new chief deputy: Sheriff Wolbersen appoints him to replace Lake
November 6, 2018 - 4:56pm
October 31, 2018
Brad Lake's daughters, Libby and Laney, helped him open a present at his retirement party Wednesday, Oct. 24. Lake retired from the sheriff's office after 30 years in law enforcement. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Chief deputy Lake retires after 30 years: Replacement will be named next week
October 31, 2018 - 5:51am
September 6, 2018
This 1983 armored vehicle currently owned by the Douglas County Sheriff's Office will soon be replaced with a newer version. The 35-year-old piece of equipment was purchased by the sheriff's office about 15 years ago. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Board approves armored vehicle: $250,000 purchase to replace 1983 vehicle
September 6, 2018 - 4:45pm
August 21, 2018
Raises approved for elected officials: No change in commissioner salaries, per diems
August 21, 2018 - 4:39pm
August 8, 2018
In the Know: Would you go into law enforcement?
August 8, 2018 - 11:59am
May 10, 2018
Douglas County sheriff's deputies stand outside the home at 7395 County Road 5 NW Garfield where a shooting took place Wednesday. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)play button
Update: Name released in fatal shooting near Leaf Valley (w/video)
May 10, 2018 - 4:44pm
May 9, 2018
IN THE KNOW: May is filled with special events
May 9, 2018 - 2:30pm
April 20, 2018
Douglas County commissioners congratulate two Douglas County Sheriff's Office employees at Tuesday's regular board meeting. Deputy Bryan Ziegler and Jail Sergeant Kristie Reuss (right) were commended for completing an independent leadership program. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Sheriff's employees get leadership training
April 20, 2018 - 12:43pm
February 21, 2018
IN THE KNOW: Shootings need long-term solution
February 21, 2018 - 3:37pm
January 10, 2018
Douglas County Sheriff's Deputy Adam Kavanagh holds up a wolf that was killed when a car hit it near Rose City. Kavanagh was holding it up to judge the size of the animal, which he guessed to weigh more than 100 pounds. (Contributed)
Wolf killed by vehicle in Douglas County
January 10, 2018 - 5:05pm