(Juneau) A new group of Dodge County residents have completed a three-month long insight into local law enforcement. The sheriff’s office recently graduated its fourth Citizen’s Academy class. During the fifteen-week course academy participants were exposed to various types of investigations and duties the sheriff’s office is responsible for including patrol operations, criminal investigations, communications and jail operations. This year’s graduating class included Karen Sanders, Melanie Zarate, DarlaJean Spielman, Rita Schram and Josh Kysley. Sheriff Dale Schmidt thanked Detective Michael Willmann for his hard work coordinating this annual program and also congratulated this year’s participants. Those interested in the 2019 Sheriff’s Citizen Academy can begin filling out applications in June. The class will begin in September.
Photos: left to right: Det. Michael Willmann, Karen Sanders, Melanie Zarate, DarlaJean Spielman, Rita Schram, Josh Kysley, Capt. Chad Enright.