About Us

Mark Anderson

Name: Mark Anderson
Email Address: manderso@ windhamcountyvt.gov
Title: Captain

Captain Anderson began his adventure in law enforcement after taking the Law Enforcement class at the Windham Regional Career Center. He has worked in numerous capacities in the Sheriff's Department, since 2004. He is a graduate of the Vermont Police Academy's 84th Full-time Basic for Police Professionals.

Captain Anderson is the Chief Deputy, responsible for contracting operations, administrative support and operations. He enjoys work in traffic safety and maintains several certifications in that area. He has been certified by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration as a Master Instructor in RADAR and LIDAR speed measuring devices. He also designed this website and serves as the Webmaster.

Captain Anderson was previously the Executive Officer; Vernon Division Chief; Administrative and Support Sergeant; a Patrol Corporal; a School Resource Officer at the Brattleboro Union High School District; and a Sexual Assault and Severe Child Abuse Investigator for the Southeastern Unit for Special Investigations (SUSI). He also was a non-lethal use of force instructor and an Oleoresin Capsicum instructor. He was the first deputy sheriff in the State of Vermont to become a Drug Recognition Expert, serving more than eight years as a DRE.

Captain Anderson is currently serving in the Massachusetts Air National Guard. He serves on the I.N.S.P.I.R.E. for Autism Board of Directors. He has a Bachelor's of Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts Isenberg School of Business.

Press Release from Capt. Mark Anderson

Border-to-border saturation patrols

Posted by: Mark Anderson on 02/15/2019 8:51 AM

Southern Vermont - The Rutland County Sheriff's Office and the Windham County Sheriff's Office will be conducting a border-to-border DUI and Occupant Protection enforcement campaign this weekend, starting February 15th through President's Day, February 18th, 2019.

Law enforcement officers across ... Keep reading

Checkpoint planned by regional task force

Posted by: Mark Anderson on 12/21/2018 9:21 AM

The Windham County Highway Safety Task Force would like to announce that it'll be hosting a DUI checkpoint in Windham County during the holiday season.

As part of the national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign, the checkpoint is targeted at removing drivers from public highways who are impa... Keep reading

Man taken into custody following 911 call

Posted by: Mark Anderson on 12/17/2018 4:12 PM

Incident: 18WHC006370
Date: 12/17/2018
Location: Fort Bridgman Road, Vernon
Investigating Deputy: Sergeant Chris Norton

Accused: Withheld

Description: The Windham County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call from a resident on December 17th, 2018 reporting an out-of-control, erratic individu... Keep reading