CHIEF SWEARS IN NEW DEPUTY
Chief Russ Osterhout swore in Deputy Jared Cozad at a gathering in the sheriff’s office on August 8, 2016. Deputy Cozad is new to law enforcement and will be riding with deputies for the next few weeks until he attends the Basic Law Enforcement Academy at the Criminal Justice Training Center in Burien.
Deputy Cozad most recently worked as armed security for various federal government agencies in Western Washington. He is a United States Army veteran having served in the infantry for nearly four years including 2 deployments to Afghanistan.