Paul Rottscholl began his career with the Sheriff’s Office in 1979 as a Correctional Officer. He served as Assistant Process Server from December 1980 to February 1981 when he was promoted to the Patrol Division. In September 2001 he was promoted to Sergeant. Sergeant Rottscholl was a member of the SWAT Team retiring in 2014. He is a member of the Boat Patrol, a Women's Self Defense Instructor and a Unified Tactics Instructor, certified in firearms, DAAT, Simunitions, Vehicle Contacts and Taser X26, X26P and M26.