Brian Hagedorn
Press Release

Sheriffs Endorse Hagedorn for Supreme Court

"The strong support our campaign is receiving from law enforcement professionals is a reflection of my commitment to protecting the public and upholding the rule of law."

By - Feb 12th, 2019 09:00 am

Supreme Court Candidate Judge Brian Hagedorn today announced the endorsements of 38 current and former Wisconsin sheriffs. The election for Wisconsin Supreme Court will be held on Tuesday, April 2.

“The strong support our campaign is receiving from law enforcement professionals is a reflection of my commitment to protecting the public and upholding the rule of law,” Judge Brian Hagedorn said. “Together, we will protect the public from the opioid epidemic and other major threats posed to our communities.”

“Judge Brian Hagedorn earned my support because he is a strong ally of law enforcement,” Ozaukee County Sheriff Jim Johnson said. “Judge Hagedorn will keep personal political beliefs out of the courtroom. He will enforce the laws as they are written and ensure the diligent pursuit of justice. That’s the justice Wisconsin deserves.”

Sheriffs for Judge Brian Hagedorn

Brown County Sheriff Todd Delain

Brown County Sheriff John Gossage*

Brown County Sheriff Dennis Kocken*

Buffalo County Sheriff Michael Schmidtknecht

Burnett County Sheriff Ronald Wilhelm

Dodge County Sheriff Dale Schmidt

Dodge County Sheriff Todd Nehls*

Eau Claire County Sheriff Ron Cramer

Florence County Sheriff Dan Miller

Green Lake County Sheriff Mark Podoll

Iowa County Sheriff Steve Michek

Juneau County Sheriff Brent Oleson

Kewaunee County Sheriff Matthew Joski

Lincoln County Sheriff Ken Schneider

Lincoln County Sheriff Jeff Jaeger*

Marinette County Sheriff Jerry Sauve

Milwaukee County Sheriff Richard Schmidt*

Oconto County Sheriff Michael Jansen*

Outagamie County Sheriff Clint Kriewaldt

Outagamie County Sheriff Bradley Gehring*

Ozaukee County Sheriff Jim Johnson

Ozaukee County Sheriff Maury Straub*

Polk County Sheriff Brent Waak

Polk County Sheriff Pete Johnson*

Price County Sheriff Brian Schmidt

Rusk County Sheriff Jeff Wallace

Shawano County Sheriff Adam Bieber

Taylor County Sheriff Bruce Daniels*

Vernon County Sheriff John Spears

Walworth County Sheriff Kurt Picknell

Walworth County Sheriff Dave Graves*

Washington County Sheriff Marty Schulteis

Washington County Sheriff Dale Schmidt*

Waukesha County Sheriff Eric Severson

Waukesha County Sheriff Dan Trawicki*

Waukesha County Sheriff Arnie Moncada*

Waupaca County Sheriff Brad Hardel*

Wood County Sheriff Shawn Becker

* Former Sheriff 

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