We would like to introduce the two newest members of the Hugoton Police Department. Officer James McCann and Officer Christian "Robocop" Heger. Both new officers will heavily focus on traffic enforcement so make sure you are following all traffic laws. Officer James McCann Jr is a native of Hugoton, KS graduating in the class of 1998. Officer McCann moved to Graham,TX in 2000 and worked at John R Lindsey State Jail for approximately a year and a half. Officer McCann returned to Hugoton, KS and worked for Lazy T farm where he met his wife Trista McCann of 14 years. Officer McCann moved to Liberal KS going to work in the oilfield and with the lay-offs he went back to Law Enforcement by working in the Seward County Jail for a year in and a half. Officer McCann was employed by the Liberal Police Department in July of 2016. Officer McCann graduated from the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center in December of 2016. Officer McCann has been recognized for his traffic control enforcement and his ability to talk to victims. Officer McCann has four children; one daughter and three boys. Officer McCann loves spending time with his family and is very happy to be back in Hugoton with his family. Officer Christian Heger graduated from Hugoton High School in 2015. He then went to Washburn University to study Criminal Justice. He returned to SW Kansas in the Fall of 2017 where he worked for the Seward County Jail for one year. Currently he works on the family farm and the Hugoton Police Department as a part-time officer. He will attend the part-time academy later this year.