Chief says he's not 'a good fit' for Mill Creek
Last updated 12/16/2021 at 12:21pm
Four police chiefs in less than two years. A steady drain of other police officers over that same time period. A current force that is half the recommended number for a city the size of Mill Creek, with remaining officers sometimes working 12-hour shifts or seven days per week.
Those are among the challenges city officials face as they grapple with last week’s resignation announcement by current Police Chief Jeff Young.
Young, who will remain on the job through the end of December, said he is departing because of philosophical differences with other city officials, along with a desire to...