[HISTORY: Adopted by the Bellevue Board 2-25-2004 (§§ 4.01 and 4.03 of the 1998 Code); amended in its entirety at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II). Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
Emergency management — See Ch. 36.
In accordance with § 61.65(1)(a)4, Wis. Stats., the Village of Bellevue hereby elects to contract for police protection services with the Brown County Sheriff's Office.
Each officer of the County Sheriff’s Office shall possess the powers conferred on marshals and constables by law and as provided for in the Wisconsin Statutes and shall preserve the public peace and shall enforce the laws and ordinances of the state and Village, subject to the orders, rules and regulations of the State of Wisconsin, the Village of Bellevue, the Village President and the Village Board.
The law enforcement officers shall arrest all persons in the Village found in the act of violating any law or ordinance of the Village or state or aiding or abetting in such violation, and they shall arrest without warrant all persons whom they have reasonable grounds to believe have violated any law or ordinance and who will not be apprehended unless immediately arrested, shall take all arrested persons in charge and confine them, and shall within a reasonable time bring such persons before the court having jurisdiction thereof to be dealt with according to law.