Welcome to Sherman County, Nebraska


Joel M. Bergman 956
PO Box 127
Loup City, NE 68853


Sergeant - Sean Wysocki 9561

Office Administrator - Chris Stieb


Deputy - Cody Hunt 9562

Deputy - Brionna Czarnek 9564

Deputy - Ridge Neal 9565

Historical Listing of Sherman County Sheriffs

Sherman County Sheriffs:

M. W. Hartley - 1873
R. J. Brown - 1877
Charles Riedel - 1881
J. S. Pedler - 1887
T. Iske - 1889
R. D. Hendrickson - 1891
H. G. Patton - 1895
E. Synder - 1899
L. A. Williams - 1903
J. A. Trailkill - 1922
E. S. Hancock - 1934
Elmer Iske (appointed for 6 months)
Virgil Kaminski - 1962
William Whear - 1975
Virgil Kaminski - 1978
Kevin A. Long - 1990
James O. Kugler - 1992
Michael F. Janulewicz - 2006 
Michael P. Jepsen - 2018
Joel M. Bergman- 2023

The Sherman County Sheriff Office is located on the bottom floor of the Courthouse in Loup City, NE. The office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. 

Functions of the Sheriff:

It is the duty of the Sheriff to serve, execute and return writs or other legal process issued by a lawful authority. The Sheriff shall prepare and file an annual inventory statement of county personal property in his or her custody. The Sheriff has charge and custody of the jail and its prisoners, except in counties where a County Board of corrections exists and has duties over the jail. It is the duty of the Sheriff to keep the peace, apprehend criminals and perform other duties as peace officer. The Sheriff may appoint Deputies but such Deputies may not be the County Treasurer, Clerk, Register of Deeds or Surveyor.

Services and Links:
Nebraska Sex Offender Registry 

Sherman County Sheriff Facebook 

Sherman County K9 Jak Facebook

Driver's Motor Vehicle Accident Report

Driver Exchange Info

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