Table 28

SOUTH DAKOTA

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees

by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2016

Metropolitan/Nonmetropolitan County Total law
enforcement
employees
Total
officers
Total
civilians
Metropolitan Counties Custer 12 11 1
Lincoln 20 18 2
McCook 8 7 1
Meade 45 18 27
Minnehaha 207 72 135
Pennington 384 94 290
Turner 10 8 2
Union 28 8 20
Nonmetropolitan Counties Aurora 4 3 1
Beadle 25 5 20
Bennett 5 3 2
Bon Homme 8 3 5
Brookings 22 14 8
Brown 59 16 43
Brule 10 4 6
Buffalo 1 1 0
Butte 14 5 9
Campbell 2 2 0
Charles Mix 20 6 14
Clark 3 3 0
Clay 14 8 6
Codington 28 10 18
Corson 4 4 0
Davison 10 7 3
Day 5 3 2
Deuel 6 5 1
Dewey 4 3 1
Douglas 4 4 0
Edmunds 4 4 0
Fall River 8 6 2
Faulk 11 4 7
Grant 8 4 4
Gregory 4 3 1
Hamlin 6 5 1
Hand 3 2 1
Hanson 4 3 1
Harding 3 2 1
Hughes 48 6 42
Hutchinson 3 3 0
Hyde 2 2 0
Jackson 3 2 1
Jerauld 5 4 1
Jones 2 2 0
Kingsbury 6 5 1
Lake 13 7 6
Lawrence 37 13 24
Lyman 5 4 1
Marshall 11 6 5
McPherson 3 3 0
Mellette 5 4 1
Miner 4 3 1
Moody 8 3 5
Perkins 7 6 1
Potter 3 2 1
Roberts 34 5 29
Sanborn 3 3 0
Spink 13 8 5
Stanley 6 5 1
Sully 3 3 0
Todd 1 1 0
Tripp 4 3 1
Walworth 13 5 8
Yankton 32 12 20
Ziebach 2 2 0

Data Declaration

Provides the methodology used in constructing this table and other pertinent information about this table.