DCSO Holds Annual Awards Banquet

(Juneau) The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office recently recognized the efforts of members of their department as well as the community. The Dodge County Executive Law Enforcement Association Award Banquet of 2022 was held this past week.

Law Enforcement Officer of the Year was awarded to Deputy Jeremy McCarty for risking his life to save another’s who would have fallen from a bridge to her death on Highway 16.

Correctional Officer of the Year was given to Kevin Kluck for taking swift action to decentralize an inmate which saved the life of a jail nurse.

Support Persons of the Year was Denise Deibert for her dedication and positive attitude.

Citizen of the Year was Benjamin Strieff for helping locate a missing child during the summer.

Corporate Citizen of the Year was Shepy’s Auto Body in Beaver Dam for working on sheriff’s office vehicles which Sheriff Dale Schmidt notes saves taxpayers thousands of dollars.

Youth of the Year was Armani Lopez. Schmidt says the four-year-old aided in lifesaving efforts of a family member.


Photo courtesy of the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page