Marked Patrol Units

The Madison County Sheriff’s Department utilizes various types of vehicles to accomplish it various tasks. Shown below are two examples of vehicles currently in the fleet of marked patrol units. In addition to full size four wheel drive trucks, the … Continue reading

Operating All-terrain or utility vehicles on roads

The Sheriff’s Department periodically receives questions about the operation of all-terrain vehicles (four wheelers) and utility vehicles (gators and the like) on roads and highways. There are various laws that deal with their operation which are listed below. All-terrain and … Continue reading

Criminal History Reports Available Online

The public may now request a Record of Arrest and Prosecution (RAP) for individuals. The RAP sheet includes arrests and resulting dispositions. Even though Nebraska is an open record state, some activity may be excluded from public view per §29-3523. Click here … Continue reading


A full service law enforcement, corrections, and civil process agency, the Madison County Sheriff’s Department is located in the Madison County Courthouse in Madison, Nebraska. It serves the citizens of the County and the cities of Battle Creek, Madison, Meadow Grove, Newman … Continue reading

Employment Opportunities

We are no longer accepting applications for deputy sheriff positions. This office does periodically hire part time positions for hourly Corrections Officers and for other civilian positions. If you are interested in applying for a civilian position contact us via … Continue reading