Steve Woodson sworn in by Justice William Hill (Amy Richards/TSM)

Steve Woodson was sworn in Tuesday by Wyoming Supreme Court Justice William Hill as the new head of the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation. DCI is part of the Attorney General’s office and is Wyoming’s chief law enforcement agency. Woodson has worked for the federal Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) for 20 years as a special agent, most of that work based in Wyoming. Woodson also spent years as a special agent and team leader with the Wyoming DCI.  Woodson says he appreciates the opportunity to head the DCI. As United States Attorney, Governor Mead worked closely with Woodson.  Governor Mead says he is pleased to have a person of Woodson’s caliber and reputation assume this important position.