Silver Lake gets new police chief 27 Jul 12

Silver Lake has a new police chief. The Silver Lake Leader reports the city council appointed Forrest Henriksen as the new chief. The 27 year old takes over for former Chief Bill Hummel who resigned this spring. Henriksen has worked in the Pope County and Mcleod County Sheriff’s Office, along with being an officer in the city of Glenwood. Henriksen currently was in Silver Lake since 2009 serving as an officer in the city.