Frequently Asked Questions...


Records Request/Accident & Incident Reports


Records requests can be made at the Sheriff’s Administration Office between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:30 pm Monday thru Friday (excluding Holidays), or by mailing them to:

Richland County Sheriff’s Department
Attn: Records
181 W. Seminary St
Richland Center, WI 53581

When requesting a copy of an accident report or other records please mail us a request with a self addressed envelope along with the name of the person involved and the date of the accident/incident.  Once the report has been released, a copy will be mailed to you.


Typical requests include accident reports, incident reports, photographs, audiotapes, CD’s and DVD’s.  Records can be picked up at the Sheriff’s Administrative Office or mailed to the requestor.    Pre-payment is required for each request based on the following fees:


$1.00 per page (Record Requests & Incident Reports)
$4.00 (Accident Reports) 
$4.00 per set (Colored Photos, a set is 12 photos)
$10.00 per tape (Audio Tapes)
$10.00 per disc (CD’s/DVD’s)


If you have any questions regarding Sheriff’s Office records, please call our records department at    (608) 647-8906.















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