WARREN - Two former Braceville police officers were sworn in this morning as the newest members of the Warren Police Department.
Lance Adkins, 30, of Bazetta, and Adam Chinchic, 23, of Warren, took their oath outside city hall.
Police Chief Eric Merkel said adding youthful officers is especially important right now as older, more experience officers retire.
"We had seven officers leave the department so far in 2013 and expect another four to leave in 2014," Merkel said.
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