|New police chief settles in at Minatare|
|July 30, 2015 Jerry Purvis|
Photo by Jerry Purvis/Gering Citizen - Brian McFarland (left) had been hired as Minatare’s new Police Chief. Charles Menezes starts his job as the town’s full-time officer on Aug. 1.
Although he’s been on the job for a few weeks, Robert Brian McFarland (he goes by Brian), Minatare’s new Police Chief, has spent most of his time at city hall, getting the office organized.
A 15-year law enforcement veteran, McFarland started as a deputy with the Hall County Sheriff’s Department. From there, it was on to Brown County, then to Perkins County.
“I also worked for municipal police departments in Exeter, ...
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