Two new patrol officers were sworn in this (Mon) morning as members of the Storm Lake Police Department.
The new officers include Hunter Phelps, who is from Sioux Rapids. Phelps also serves with the Army National Guard unit based in Storm Lake.
The other officer sworn in is Angel Palacios, who is from Sioux City. He graduated from Briar Cliff with a BA in Criminal Justice.
Both officers will begin their field training immediately.