New Fort Stockton Police Chief Sworn-In

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

FORT STOCKTON - It's official. Fort Stockton now has a new Police Chief running things.

Last week, Fort Stockton Mayor Ruben Falcon swore-in Chief Jake Sullivan as head of their Police Department.

We're told Sullivan has about 16 years of experience and comes from Whitney, Texas where he also served as Chief.

The City of Fort Stockton put together an 8 person search committee made up of law enforcement and citizens.

Mayor Falcon says Sullivan came out on top, despite competing against a very impressive applicant pool of nearly 50