Reductions in Force

By: Cathleen Moxley Email
By: Cathleen Moxley Email

The state of the economy is causing a local law enforcement agency to reduce its force.

Washington County Sheriff Larry Mincks says officials with the Sheriff's department are working with the county commissioners as a way to prevent any layoffs from happening.

However, even though no jobs will be lost, Sheriff Mincks says those retiring in the sheriff's department will not be replaced.


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  • by Marietta Location: Marietta on Jan 20, 2009 at 06:37 PM
    Mr. Alkire will be missed!
  • by me too Location: pburg on Jan 20, 2009 at 05:22 PM
    Makes no sense to me to have fewer officers when crime is going up......how smart is that?
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