Sheriff Lucas Hamar
Sheriff 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. Sheriff Hamar continues to try and improve the community both in law enforcement and in life. Sheriff 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.