Waldschmidt Promoted To FDL County Sheriffs Captain Of Operations

Fond du Lac County Sheriff Mick Fink has selected his next Captain of Operations. Captain Rick Olig will be retiring on August 11th and three days later Ryan Waldschmidt will take over for him. Olig has more than 35 years with the Sheriff’s Department. Olig says Lieutenant Waldschmidt is ready for the promotion. He says Waldschmidt spent 16 years with patrol and the last two years as Assistant Jail Administrator. He also completed the FBI Academy last year. Waldschmidt says he’s looking forward to the new challenge. Tuesday Sheriff Fink presented Waldschmidt with the new badge that goes along with the captain’s position.