(Lander, WY) – At the May 17th Lander City Council special meeting, recently appointed Chief of Police Scott Peters was officially sworn in.
Chief Peters comes to Lander with a strong background in law enforcement and municipal leadership. He has 16 years of active law enforcement work, in Riverton and Thermopolis, serving in a variety of positions, including Patrol Officer, School Resource Officer, Patrol Division Sergeant, Detective Sergeant, and most recently as Captain.
Additionally, he served as Mayor of Shoshoni for eight years, 2011- 2018. During that time, significant improvements were made to the town’s budget and management. He also served as Chair of FCAG for 6 years.
Congratulations, Chief Peters!