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Hamlin County Sheriff
Chad Schlotterbeck

300 4th St
PO Box 208
Hayti, SD 57261
Office Phone:  (605) 783-3232
Fax Number:  (605) 783-1330
Email:  c.schlotterbeck@
Total Staff:  5
Total Deputies:  3
Jail:  No
Square Miles covered:   538 miles

Dan Mack

Sheriff Chad Schlotterbeck took office January 2013.  He has 18 years in law enforcement having served with the Castlewood Police Department, Estelline Police Department, and Hamlin County Sheriff’s Office.  Prior to his law enforcement career he spent four years in the United States Air Force at Holloman Airforce Base in New Mexico and then served two years with the South Dakota Air National Guard.  Sheriff Schlotterbeck has a B.A. in Psychology from Ashford University in Ames, Iowa and a Master’s Degree in Science Management from Colorado Technical University.  He is a member of the South Dakota Peace Officers Association, Fraternal Order of Police, and South Dakota Sheriff’s Association.