[9/28/16] Chelan County Sheriff Looking To Add A Few Deputies

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The Chelan County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a few good men . . . and women. Sheriff Brian Burnett says they’re hoping to do some hiring in the near future:

092816 Deputies Wanted 1 :09 Q:”two right away”

The Sheriff adds there are possible additions coming to school resource officer positions and elsewhere in the department:

092816 Deputies Wanted 2 :37 Q:”of next year”

Burnett adds that the hiring process is extensive and involved:

092816 Deputies Wanted 3 :42 Q:”offer of employment”

He adds that when you include six months at the Law Enforcement Academy and another several months at least in field training, it’s upwards of a year to bring a new deputy on to the force.