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Sheriff Thomas G. Dalbec
Sheriff Thomas G. Dalbec
Term: 2003-

Tom Dalbec was born in Superior WI in 1965 and was a lifelong resident of the Billings Park neighborhood until graduating from SSHS in 1983. After graduation he joined the United States Air Force and was honorably discharged in 1987. Tom served with the MN Air National Guard from 1989-1991. Tom is a graduate of WITC-Superior with an A.S. Degree in Computer Programing and has a B.S. Degree in Criminal Justice from Warren University.

Tom joined the Superior Police Dept. in 1991 and served as local union president, as well as on the Board of Directors of the Wisconsin Professional Police Assoc.

Tom left the SPD in 2001 for the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, and was elected Sheriff of Douglas County in 2003.

 

Sheriff Thomas G. Dalbec
Sheriff Thomas G. Dalbec
Term: 2003-
Sheriff Richard  Pukema
Sheriff Richard Pukema
Term: 1999-2002
Sheriff Larry  McDonald
Sheriff Larry McDonald
Term: 1995-1998
Sheriff Marvin  Arneson
Sheriff Marvin Arneson
Term: 1991-1994
Sheriff Richard A. Lindberg
Sheriff Richard A. Lindberg
Term: 1989-1990
Sheriff Fred J. Johnson
Sheriff Fred J. Johnson
Term: 1969-1988
Sheriff Louis  Bannick - Term 2
Sheriff Louis Bannick - Term 2
Term: 1965-1968
Sheriff Elmer  Quist
Sheriff Elmer Quist
Term: 1961-1964
Sheriff Louis  Bannick - Term 1
Sheriff Louis Bannick - Term 1
Term: 1957-1960
Sheriff Anthony  Jenda
Sheriff Anthony Jenda
Term: 1953-1956
Sheriff Elton  Ekroth - Term 2
Sheriff Elton Ekroth - Term 2
Term: 1951-1952
Sheriff William  Sims
Sheriff William Sims
Term: 1947-1950
Sheriff Elton  Ekroth - Term 1
Sheriff Elton Ekroth - Term 1
Term: 1943-1946
Sheriff Frank  Carlson - Term 2
Sheriff Frank Carlson - Term 2
Term: 1939-1942
Sheriff Arthur  Sedin
Sheriff Arthur Sedin
Term: 1935-1938
Sheriff Frank  Carlson - Term 1
Sheriff Frank Carlson - Term 1
Term: 1931-1934
Sheriff M. J. McGuire - Term 3
Sheriff M. J. McGuire - Term 3
Term: 1928-1930
Sheriff H. A. Turnbull
Sheriff H. A. Turnbull
Term: 1927
Sheriff M. J. McGuire - Term 2
Sheriff M. J. McGuire - Term 2
Term: 1925-1926
Sheriff W. A. Hagreen
Sheriff W. A. Hagreen
Term: 1923-1924
Sheriff George  Ostrom
Sheriff George Ostrom
Term: 1922
Sheriff A. E. Buchanen - Term 2
Sheriff A. E. Buchanen - Term 2
Term: 1921
Sheriff M. J. McGuire - Term 1
Sheriff M. J. McGuire - Term 1
Term: 1919-1920
Sheriff A. E. Buchanen - Term 1
Sheriff A. E. Buchanen - Term 1
Term: 1917-1918
Sheriff George  Commiskey
Sheriff George Commiskey
Term: 1915-1916
Sheriff Gustaf  Carlson - Term 2
Sheriff Gustaf Carlson - Term 2
Term: 1913-1914
Sheriff Edward  McKinnon - Term 2
Sheriff Edward McKinnon - Term 2
Term: 1911-1912
Sheriff Gustaf  Carlson - Term 1
Sheriff Gustaf Carlson - Term 1
Term: 1909-1910
Sheriff C. H. Bird
Sheriff C. H. Bird
Term: 1907-1908
Sheriff Alex  McKenzie
Sheriff Alex McKenzie
Term: 1905-1906
Sheriff Edward  McKinnon - Term 1
Sheriff Edward McKinnon - Term 1
Term: 1903-1904
Sheriff W. J. Sommer
Sheriff W. J. Sommer
Term: 1901-1902
Sheriff I. N. Snyder
Sheriff I. N. Snyder
Term: 1899-1900
Sheriff John W. Hoele
Sheriff John W. Hoele
Term: 1895-1896
Sheriff Martin  Pattison
Sheriff Martin Pattison
Term: 1883-1884