La Porte Police Department announces leadership changes
Police Chief Julie Smith
Assistant Chief Brett Airy
Chief of Detectives Jim Ferguson
Sergeant Nate Thode
Corporal Vic Aguilar
LA PORTE, Ind. -- With the retirement of La Porte Police Chief Tom Owens, the department has made several changes in key leadership positions.
Assistant Chief Julie Smith has been appointed chief of police.
Brett Airy has been named assistant chief.
Sergeant Jim Ferguson has been named chief of detectives.
Corporal Nate Thode was promoted to sergeant.
Detective Vic Aguilar was promoted to corporal.