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Vermont Sheriff's Departments: Windham County

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Windham County Sheriff's Department
P.O. Box 266
Newfane, VT 05345-0266

Phone: (802) 365-4949
Fax: (802) 365-4945


Sheriff Mark Anderson Sheriff:

Sheriff Mark Anderson

“I am honored that Governor Scott has entrusted me as sheriff of Windham County,” said Anderson. “I’m excited to lead the women and men of the office in its next chapter of service to the people of our community.”

A resident of Vernon, Anderson is also a staff sergeant in the Barnes Air National Guard and serves on the board of directors for INSPIRE for Autism, a non-profit school for students with autism located in Brattleboro. He earned a B.A. in business administration in management from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and an A.A. in business administration from Greenfield Community College.


The Sheriff's Department is a diverse organization of hardworking and dedicated professionals who are involved with many facets of our community life.

Mission Statement

The Windham County Sheriff's Department's mission is to provide high quality court support services and effective, responsive, ethical and affordable policing.

Vision Statement

The Windham County Sheriff's Department will be recognized as the county's premier law enforcement agency providing innovative programs, cutting edge technologies, and high quality services throughout all of Windham County while retaining the Department's reputation for being respectful, compassionate, fair and ethical.

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Our Department's Historical Listing of Sheriffs'

This listing below is not yet complete. We will update the list when the research has been finished.

  • Norman Robinson - 1952 - 1969
  • William Graham - 1969 - 2002
  • Henry Farnum - 2002 - 2003
  • Sheila Prue - 2003 - 2006
  • Richard Guthrie - 2006 - 2007
  • Keith Clark - 2007-2019
  • Mark Anderson - 2019-present

Towns We Serve

  • Athens
  • Brattleboro
  • Brookline
  • Dover
  • Dummerston
  • Grafton
  • Guilford
  • Halifax
  • Jamaica
  • Londonderry
  • Marlboro
  • Newfane
  • Putney
  • Rockingham
  • Somerset
  • Stratton
  • Townshend
  • Vernon
  • Wardsboro
  • Westminster
  • Whitingham
  • Wilmington
  • Windham