Tyler-ThomasTyler ThomasCADIZ, Ky. (7/2/14) — The Cadiz Police Department has hired Tyler Thomas as a full-time police officer effective July 1, 2014.

Thomas, 23, graduated from the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training police academy in June 2013 and has worked for the Trigg County Sheriff's Department for the past year.

"I feel like Tyler has a good grasp of the community and the people who live here, and will do a good job for us," said Chief Chad Grace.

Thomas was interviewed by the Cadiz City Council personnel committee and hired shortly after. He was sworn into office by Mayor Lyn Bailey Tuesday morning.

Thomas is a 2009 graduate of Trigg County High School, giving the department four home-grown officers who were raised here and graduated from TCHS.

Thomas replaces Randy Clark, who retired from full-time law enforcement last month after 32 years of service.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Sgt. Scott Brown

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

LBL Invites the Public to Attend a Public Listening Session

KENTUCKY (6/1/15) — Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area will hold a public listening session from 6 to 8:30… Read More

Most Read This Week

May 30, 2015 7254

Study of Virus Attack on Cancer Sees Success

by Julie Heflin
May 28, 2015 6586

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 2805

Greenville Man Charged with Rockport Robbery,…

by SurfKY News
May 29, 2015 2445

Hopkins County Grand Jury Indictments

by SurfKY News
May 29, 2015 2429

KSP Seeks Public Help in Locating Wanted Man

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 11354

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 9514

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

June 02, 2015 1559

Woman Charged with Falsely Reporting Kidnapping

by SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 1495

Two Muhlenberg Women Injured in Collision

by SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 1447

Traffic Signal at Intersection in Downtown…

by Keith Todd
June 02, 2015 1289

Juveniles Accused of Falsely Reporting Masked…

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
June 01, 2015 1157

Human Relations Coordinator Identifies Possible…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 1154

Hopkins County Misdemeanor Indictments

by SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 972

Pennyrile Soap Box Derby Hosts 34 Competitors

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 896

South Main Accident Slows Northbound Traffic

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 880

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
June 01, 2015 547

Community Breaks Ground for First United Bank…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News