New cop: From service to country, to service to River Falls
After eight years in the U.S. Air Force, Steve Thomas has started patrolling the local streets as a patrol officer for the River Falls Police Department.
Thomas, who grew up in Hartford near Milwaukee, finished his probationary period in March.
The 1998 Kewaskum High School graduate said that he joined the Air Force right after high school. During his time as a mechanic for the Air Force he was stationed in Montana, California and Texas.