MENOMINEE—Menominee County has a new undersheriff.

Menominee County Sheriff has named Sgt. Thomas Draze to the position of undersheriff, Monday.

Draze has displayed his dedication to citizens of Menominee County through many years as a road patrol deputy, K9 handler and sergeant. Draze has worked in law enforcement for 27 years; the past 24 years of his career has been with the Menominee County Sheriff’s Department. He was a K9 Handler for 17 years and has served as an undercover narcotics detective. He has worked in various other positions with Menominee County Sheriff’s Office as well.

A press release from the department states that his years’ of “knowledge, experience and dedication to law enforcement made him an excellent choice as undersheriff of Menominee County.”