Lieutenant Chris Dobyns began his career with the Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s Office in February of 2000 as Correctional Deputy. In April of 2001, he was promoted to a Patrol Deputy. In April of 2007, Dobyns was promoted to Patrol Sergeant working in that capacity on both the 2nd and 3rd shifts until September of 2016. He was then promoted to Patrol Lieutenant, and currently serves as the Shift Commander on the 3rd shift. Lieutenant Dobyns has held positions on the Sheriff’s Office Dive Team, SWAT Team, Water Patrol/Rescue Team, Crash Investigation Team and Deputy Reserve Unit. He currently serves as the Assistant Dive Team Leader, Assistant SWAT Team Leader, Assistant Water/Patrol Rescue Coordinator, and as a Technical Crash Investigator. Lieutenant Dobyns is also a certified Wisconsin LESB Handgun Instructor, Tactical Rifle Instructor, and Tactical Response Instructor. Lieutenant Dobyns holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.