Shoshone Closer To Choosing New Police Chief


By Jay Michaels

Shoshone, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) The city of Shoshone is one step closer to picking a new police chief.

13 people applied for the position, and the city interviewed the top three candidates. Now the mayor of Shoshone needs to make his final decision. Then the city council will make it official two weeks from tonight.

Shoshone Mayor Dave Wendell says, "We recently just did our interviews. And I hope to make my appointment by August 6th, at the next city council meaning, where they'll confirm my appointment."

Wendell explains the city is doing background checks on the top three candidates now. That needs to be done before the mayor can make his final decision.

July 23, 2013.

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