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Columbus, Wisconsin Jail and Mugshot Information

Columbus is a city in Columbia and Dodge County, Wisconsin. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.40 square miles (8.81 sq. km). The City of Columbus had a population of approximately 4,479 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Columbus, Wisconsin is Mayor Michael Thom. Mayor Michael Thom can be contacted at (920) 623-5900.

Mayor Michael Thom, Mayor
City of Columbus
105 N. Dickason Boulevard
Columbus, WI 53925
Phone: (920) 623-5900
Fax: (920) 623-5901

Columbus City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Columbus, Wisconsin was 74.3, lower than it had been since at least the year 2002, but lower than the national average of 283.8. According to research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Columbus, Wisconsin as of March 24, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Columbus to the number of sex offenders is 335 to 1.

There were an estimated 46 total crimes per 100,000 people in Columbus, Wisconsin. This rate is lower than the average in the state of Wisconsin which has 2,128 total crimes per 100,000 residents. The crime rate in Columbus is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Columbus, there were an estimated 15 violent crimes for every 100,000 residents (which include murder, robbery, rape, and assault). The average for violent crimes in the state of Wisconsin is 320 per 100,000 citizens and the average nationally is 383 for every 100,000 residents.

In terms of property crimes, (burglary, theft, and vehicle theft), there were an estimated 31 property crimes per 100,000 residents, a rate which is lower than both the Wisconsin average of 1,808 property crimes for every 100,000 individuals and lower than the U.S. average of 2,362 property crimes per 100,000 citizens.

Facts about crime in Columbus, Wisconsin:

  • The overall crime rate in Columbus is 67% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.5 daily crimes that occur in Columbus.
  • Columbus is safer than 76% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Columbus you have a 1 in 110 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Columbus has decreased by 57%.

Columbus, Wisconsin Police Station Information

Columbus Police Department

The Columbus Police Department has 12 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 4,500 people.

Columbus Police Department
159 S Ludington St,
Columbus, WI 53925
Phone: (920) 623-5919
Fax: (920) 623-5930

Columbus Police Dept

Columbia County Sheriff’s Office

The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Columbus, Wisconsin.

Roger Brandner, Sheriff
Columbia County Sheriff’s Office
Law Enforcement Center
711 East Cook Street
Portage, WI 53901
Phone: (608) 742-4166
Fax: (608) 742-0598
Dispatch: (608) 742-4166 ext. 1
Emergency: 911

Mailing Address:
Sheriff Administration Office
P.O. Box 132
Portage, WI 53901

Columbia County Sheriff
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Columbia County Jail Information

Columbus County Jail has 165 jail beds. The physical location of the jail is:

Columbia County Jail
403 Jackson Street
Portage, WI 53901
Phone: (608) 742-6476
Fax: (608) 745-4809

Visitations Hours at Columbia County Jail:

Male Inmates:
8:00 am to 9:30 am or, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Female Inmates:
9:30 am to 10:30 am or 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Columbia Jail Visitations
Columbia County Jail

Dodge County Sheriff’s Office

The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Columbus, Wisconsin.

Dale J. Schmidt, Sheriff
Dodge County Sheriff’s Office
124 West Street
Juneau, WI 53039
Phone: (920) 386-4115
Non-Emergency: (920) 386-3726
Fax: (920) 386-3254
Civil Process: (920)386-3730
Open Records: (920)386-3731
Emergency: 911

Dodge County Sheriff
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Dodge County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Dodge Detention Facility
216 W. Center Street,
Juneau, WI 53039
Phone: (920) 386-3734
Fax: (920) 386-3243

Visitations Hours at Dodge County Jail:

9:00 am to 11:00 am and 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Sunday (M – Z), Monday (A – E); Tuesday (F – J); Wednesday (K – O); Thursday (P – T); Friday (U – Z) and Saturday (A – L)

Dodge Jail Visitations
Dodge County Jail

Police Records Request in Columbus, Wisconsin

Columbus Police Warrants

The warrants are listed are listed according to subject name, issue date, warrant no, reference CIB no, offense description, etc.

Public records can be obtained from the City Clerk’s Office. Requests for public records can be made by completing and submitting the City’s Open Records Request Form. The completed application shall be hand delivered, mailed, or sent via fax to the City Clerk’s office during regular office hours, except during legal holidays.

Open Records Request Form:

Columbus Records Request

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Office of the City Clerk
City of Columbus
105 N. Dickason Boulevard
Columbus, WI 53925
Phone: 920-623-5900
Fax: 920-623-5901

Columbus City Clerk

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