Goshen County Sheriff




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Jeremy Wardell entered law enforcement in 1998 when he was hired by Sheriff Murphy to work as a Deputy in the Detention Division.  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, Wardell returned to the Sheriff’s Office where he worked for three years as Patrol Deputy.  In 2013, Wardell was appointed to command of the Detention Division and did so until 2017.  In 2017, Wardell was appointed as Undersheriff.  In June, 2018 he was appointed to Sheriff for the remainder of Sheriff Donald Murphy's term in office.