On June 1, 2009 at 1800 hours, Detective P. Shane Krohn was promoted to Patrol Sergeant with the Hoquiam Police Department.
Detective Krohn has over 20-years of service with the police department. During his tenure, he has served as a patrol officer, department DARE officer, and for the past three and a half years has been a detective. Newly promoted Sgt. Krohn is replacing Sgt. Steve Wells who retired on May 31st. In addition to his regular duties, Sgt. Krohn is also a department Firearms Officer and Evidence Custodian.
In addition to his exemplary work within the department, Sgt. Krohn has also been active in local youth sports and youth activities, to include coaching several sports within the Hoquiam School District. Sgt. Krohn is married with three girls; his wife is a teacher at Lincoln Elementary School.