Three city of Chillicothe Police Offcers were swon in today by Judge Bunch. The officers will be instructed on Dispatcher duties at first, and then assigned to training officers in the field.
Lucas Hansen Waverly, Ohio
Attended Shawnee State University and Ohio University studying Law Enforcement Technologies. Worked at the Pike County Sheriff’s Office and is still in his 1st year as a law enforcement officer. He is already at state certified peace officer.
Matthew Howell Chillicothe, Ohio
Attended Miami University in Oxford, Ohio studying Public Administration. He has no law enforcement experience and has not completed the Ohio Police Officer Training Academy’s basic peace officer training course. He will be beginning this training on Monday January 4, 2010.
Tad Franklin Jackson, Ohio
Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Ohio University. Worked as an auxiliary at the Waverly Police Department. Is a state certified peace officer with less than 1-year experience.