New chief in rural Pa. to focus on fight against drugs
Promoted from Corporal, Chief Brad Shepler is a 22-year veteran selected to lead Jeannette PD's 13-member force
By Paul Paterra
JEANETTE, Pa. — Chief Brad Shepler vows to involve his colleagues in the operation of the Jeannette Police Department.
Shepler, a 22-year veteran of the department, was sworn in as chief yesterday morning by Mayor Robert Carter in front of many of those officers.
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