12/21/17 – The new Chief Deputy of the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office has been announced. Captain Scott Mittelstadt will fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Chief Deputy Scott Smith. Mittelstadt lives near Mayville but spent most of his career with the Sheboygan Police Department before joining Dodge County in April. Sheriff Dale Schmidt made the announcement Wednesday on WBEV’s Community Comment. Our listeners may know Scott Smith as the organizer of the Angel Walk that is part of the WBEV-WXRO Children’s Radiothon. Smith’s last day on the job is January 3. Mittelstadt and two other members of the command staff will be sworn-in on January 4. Current third shift Lieutenant Chad Enright is being promoted to Operations Captain and third shift Sergeant Jason Boeck will be the new third shift patrol lieutenant.