Goshen County Sheriff

 

 

 

Welcome to the Goshen County Sheriff's Department website. This website provides you, the citizen, with valuable information related to law enforcement services for Goshen County, Wyoming. You can also contact us for questions, comments, or feedback under the ABOUT tab.

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SHERIFF DONALD J MURPHY

Sheriff Murphy entered law enforcement in 1978 with the Sheriff's Posse. In 1982, he began his full-time career and was appointed Sheriff in December of 1993 and is the longest tenured current sheriff in the State of Wyoming. 

 

 

 

 

 

 UNDERSHERIFF JEREMY WARDELL

Undersheriff Jeremy Wardell entered law enforcement in 1998 when he was hired by Sheriff Murphy to work as a Deputy in the Detention Division.  Undersheriff Wardell worked for the Torrington Police Department from 2000 to 2010.  During that time he attained the rank of Sergeant and served on Wyoming DCI’s drug task force.  In 2010, Undersheriff Wardell returned to the Sheriff’s Office where he worked for three years as Patrol Deputy.  In 2013, Undersheriff Wardell was appointed to command the Detention Division and did so until 2017.  In 2017, Wardell was appointed as Undersheriff.