WEAU | Eau Claire, Wisconsin | News, Weather, & Sports

Third-generation officer sworn in Tuesday in Chippewa Falls


CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (WEAU)-- It's all in the family for a third-generation police officer in Chippewa Falls.
On Tuesday, in a Chippewa County courtroom, Officer Drew Zehm was sworn in as the newest member of the Chippewa Falls Police Department.

Drew's grandfather and uncle were both Lieutenants in the Chippewa Falls Police Department.

"It's exciting to follow in their footsteps and serve the community I grew up in. It's a great personal accomplishment but it's much more a family accomplishment as well," said Officer Drew Zehm.

Zehm also was born and raised in Chippewa Falls. His first day on patrol will be Monday.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WEAU 13 NEWS 1907 S. Hastings Way Eau Claire, WI 54701 By Phone: Main Number (715) 835-1313 and (715) 832-3474. Tip Line (715) 839-WEAU - (715) 839-9328 Sports Line (715) 852-1537
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 247148831