The announcement last week by Door County Sheriff Terry Vogel that he would not seek re-election in the fall was not an easy one. Vogel told WDOR he thought about it for a long time & consulted with his family before reaching the point where he would move on in January of next year…[audio:http://www.wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/N173.mp3|titles=Door County Sheriff Terry Vogel]
Vogel says being sheriff for a dozen years is an honor & a privilege. He says he had to learn the ropes quickly his first year in office…[audio:http://www.wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/N174.mp3|titles=Door County Sheriff Terry Vogel]
Sheriff Vogel says he has worked very hard to develop a positive relationship with the public & they have responded by being very supportive of the sheriff’s department mission. He says technology is needed, but often citizen involvement makes the difference when it comes to the quick resolution of a case.