Mayville Could Soon Have A New Police Chief

8/19/17 – The City of Mayville Could soon have a new police chief. On Thursday, the city’s Police and Fire Commission offered the position to interim Chief Ryan Vossekuil, who accepted pending a background check. The vacancy was opened when former Police Chief Chris MacNeill resigned in March amidst allegations of wrongdoing in office after 17 years with the department. MacNeill allegedly altered documents in 2011 to help the family member of a former Mayville police officer get into the army. Vossekuil has been with the department just shy of 15 years.