Nov 16

Injury Accident

Posted on November 16, 2022 at 8:56 AM by Michelle Delaney

Occurred: 11/15/2022 3:33PM

Location: Intersection of SD30 and 478th Ave

Driver #1: Brian Blanchford, 17 of Brookings, SD
Vehicle #1: 2015 Dodge Dart, $13,000 damage

Driver #2: Scott Hannemann, 62, of Sioux Falls, SD
Vehicle #2: 2010 Ford F-150, $14,000 damage

On the above date and time, the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office, White Fire Department and White Ambulance responded to the above location for an injury collision. It was found, Brian Blanchford, 17, of Brookings, SD was operating a 2015 Dodge Dart southbound on 478th Ave while Scott Hannemann, 62, of Sioux Falls, SD was operating a 2010 Ford F-150 traveling westbound on SD30. At the intersection, Brian failed to yield to Scott, and they collided in the intersection. Both drivers were treated for injuries at the scene. Brian was transported to the Brookings ER by a private party for unknown injuries and Scott was released from the scene. Charges against Brian are pending. This incident remains under investigation by the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office.


Assistant Sheriff
Brookings County Sheriff’s Office
315 7th Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
605-696-8300

Nov 08

Cattle Theft

Posted on November 8, 2022 at 8:26 AM by Michelle Delaney

Occurred: Sometime between 10/27/2022 and 11/5/2022

Location: Pasture on 473rd Ave near 198th St

On the above date and time, the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office took report of a cattle theft. It was reported, sometime between 10/27/2022 and 11/5/2022 an unknown suspect(s) removed nine calves worth a combined approx. $10,000. The calves were black with either blue or pink ear tags and no brand. This incident remains under investigation by the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office.

Anyone with any information about this case can contact the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office at 605-696-8300 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously by visiting www.brookingsareacrimestoppers.com or by calling 605-692-STOP (7867).

Scott Sebring
Assistant Sheriff
Brookings County Sheriff’s Office
315 7th Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
605-696-8300

Oct 31

2022 Hobo Day Stats

Posted on October 31, 2022 at 8:13 AM by Michelle Delaney

Hobo Day 2022 Stats

Scott Sebring
Assistant Sheriff
Brookings County Sheriff’s Office
315 7th Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
605-696-8300