Part Time Deputy Luke Hamar
Lucas "Luke" Hamar has been involved in law enforcement for over 8 years. Luke started his law enforcement career after high school with the United States Air Force, Security Forces. After serving his country and an Honorable Discharge he began his career with Bennett County law enforcement. Luke has worked with the City of Martin, SD Police Department and the Bennett County Sheriff’s Office. Prior to being elected Sheriff, Luke served the City of Martin, SD as Police Chief. In 2011 Luke Hamar was elected Sheriff of Bennett County. Luke Hamar continues to try and improve the community both in law enforcement and in life. Luke Hamar works diligently to provide a safe and friendly environment for the community. When not at work Luke enjoys spending time with his family, hunting and fishing. In 2015 Luke made the decision to pursue other career paths, but he contunes to work part time at the sheriff's office assisting wherever he is needed.
Reserve Deputy Sue Lewis
Deputy Lewis has been working with the Bennett County Sheriff’s Office as a reserve deputy for a number of years. She helps out with court and housing prisoners. Sue, along with her husband have a business in Martin. She enjoys the community and helping make it a better place to live.
Reserve Deputy Gary Rayhill
Deputy Rayhill has worked on and off with the Sheriff’s Office for a number of years. Gary enjoys helping the Sheriff’s Office with court days and housing prisoners. Gary is active with community events including hunter safety classes and archery classes. Gary also host’s a women’s shoot, which provides instruction and training to the women of the community on the safe use of firearms.