School Safety

May 25, 2022
Elise Schaffer, PIO, (608) 284-6142
Sheriff's Office

There are no words to describe the devastating news of yesterday’s school shooting in Uvalde, Texas.

As a precaution, the Dane County Sheriff’s Office will be increasing our presence around all of the schools in our primary jurisdictions.

Sadly, these events serve as a reminder for us all to be aware of our environment. The Dane County Sheriff’s Office continues to offer Emergency Preparedness Training for the community. To schedule a training, go to

On a more personal note, hold your children extra tight today.