Department of Public Health Health Promotes Sergeants – Blue Ribbon News

Left to right: Captain Michael Morgan; Sergeant Chase Scarbrough; Chief Brandon Seery; Sergeants Zach Wilfong and Erik Wiedeman; and Captain Keven Rowan.

HEATH, TX (May 7, 2022) Heath Public Safety Department Detective Erik Wiedeman and Officers Chase Scarbrough and Zach Wilfong were promoted to sergeant May 5 in a swearing-in ceremony led by Chief of DPS Brandon Seery at Heath Town Hall.

“We thank Sergeants Wiedeman, Scarbrough and Wilfong and their families for the hard work and time each sacrificed to achieve the rank of sergeant,” Chief Seery said. “We are confident in their abilities and look forward to all they bring to the department and the community in these important leadership positions. »

Sergeant Wiedeman started his career in 2008 and joined Heath DPS in 2015 where he deals with criminal investigations. He holds a degree in fire protection from Kilgore College.

Sergeant Scarbrough began his career in 2009 and joined Heath DPS in 2013. He runs the A Shift and is completing his bachelor’s degree in criminal justice at Texas A&M Commerce.

Sergeant Wilfong started his career in 2006 and joined Heath DPS in 2015. He runs the C Shift and is also pursuing his bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice at Texas A&M Commerce.

The Heath DPS includes two civilian employees and 29 officers triple certified as firefighters, police and ambulance.

The Council Chamber was filled with family, friends and colleagues present to support the new sergeants as they were sworn in.

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