LPD swears in first female police chief

Courtesy: Lincoln Police
Courtesy: Lincoln Police

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – The new Lincoln Police Chief, Teresa Ewins, was sworn in Monday morning.

According to a social media post by LPD, her badge was pinned on by her bother and sister who traveled from out of state. She was joined by other law enforcement officers from across the country.

Lincoln Police said Chief Ewins makes history as the first female police chief of the city of Lincoln.

Prior to becoming our Chief of Police, Ewins was the highest-ranking LGBT officer with the San Francisco Police Department.

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