New Sweet Home police officer started as Explorer in department
January 2, 2019
When he was sworn in at Sweet Home Police Department Dec. 6, Sweet Home's second new hometown police officer, Bret Adams, achieved a goal.
Adams is filling a new position authorized in the 2018-19 budget. Ethan Rowe is filling a position left by an officer who did not complete the training program, Lynn said. A third position was vacated in November by Officer Brian Stevens who took a position with the Oregon State Police Albany Area Command. Stevens had been a Sweet Home officer for more than 14 years.
The Police Department is in the background check phase of filling the third position....