Commendable work on force, community involvement cited for advancement
Sun Prairie Police Department official said two officers will be promoted to sergeant this year.
Sun Prairie Police Lt. Brian Teasdale said officers Raymond Thomson and Ryan Cox were recommended for promotion by Chief Patrick Anhalt.
The Sun Prairie Police and Fire Commission approved the appointment on Jan. 13, according to a news release.
Teasdale said officers in consideration for a promotion go through an extensive process including internal interviewing and examination of their work on the force.
“We take into consideration … work ethic and drive [and] sort of a review of their career with us up to this point,” Teasdale said. “We take into account all of their extra-curricular activities, anything they do to benefit our community and our agency.”