New SHPD officer finds himself in familiar territory
December 19, 2018
After starting work at Sweet Home Police Department on Nov. 15, Ethan Rowe is doing what he's always wanted to do.
Sweet Home Police Department has hired two new officers, said Police Chief Jeff Lynn. Bret Adams began work on Dec. 6.
Both officers grew up in Sweet Home, Lynn said, but it wasn't intentional.
The department is running a background check on a third new officer, who will also need to pass a psych test, Lynn said.
Rowe is filling a position left by an officer who did not complete the training program, Lynn said. The second position is a new position authorized in the 2018-19...