Sturgeon Bay taps new police captain

Chad Hougaard has a new title after the Sturgeon Bay Police Department promoted him to captain on Wednesday.


In a post from the Sturgeon Bay Police Department, Hougaard was elevated to the new role after a competitive selection process. The 16-year veteran of the Sturgeon Bay Police Department has served a number of different roles during his career including police officer, police sergeant, and sergeant investigator.


He replaces Dan Brinkman, who was recently promoted to Assistant Police Chief after serving as captain since 2010.


Picture courtesy of Sturgeon Bay Police Department



Search Our Site

Current Weather




Will you follow the newest CDC guideline for vaccinated people to wear masks in public indoor facilities?
Add a Comment
(Fields are Optional)

Your email address is never published.

Birthday Club

Sports Poll

Do you agree with Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers' decision to bring back Randall Cobb?
Add a Comment
(Fields are Optional)

Your email address is never published.

Obituaries are provided as a service of the

Schinderle Funeral Home of Algoma


Click Here for more Obituaries

Obituary posting fee is $25


Sign up for our Daily Electronic Newspaper!

Get the latest news with our Daily Electronic Newspaper delivered to your inbox.

Get the latest updates for Big Deals delivered to your inbox every Monday, Wednesday & Friday.