New officer: Meet the man behind the badge
Tyler Robinson, who grew up in Lebanon, wants career 'where I could help people'
March 16, 2022
Officer Tyler Robinson, who began working with the Sweet Home Police Department in late December 2021, entered law enforcement with a desire to do good things for others, to help resolve issues and conflicts and to "humanize" the man in uniform.
"I wanted to get into a career where I could help people, and this was the best route I could find," the 29-year-old said. "I'm not just a robot with a badge. There's a person behind it."
That person in this instance grew up in Lebanon, graduating from its high school in 2010. He took interest in sports as a kid, playing football, basketball,...