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APD Chief Drain Holds Promotion Ceremony

Amarillo Police Chief Ed Drain held a promotion ceremony today.

During today's promotion ceremony, Drain announced the promotion of Caleb Sanderson to the rank of Sergeant. Sanderson has been with the APD for 12 years. Sanderson has served APD as Field Training Officer and has been an alternate for the Crime Scene Unit and the Special Crimes Unit.

Sanderson was promoted to the rank of Corporal in 2013 and became a full-time investigator for the Crime Scene Unit.

Sanderson is an Eagle Scout and holds a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice.

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