At the December 11, 2017 City Council Meeting, Police Chief Erik Lee recommended to the City Council that Officer Eric Swanson (Left) be promoted to Police Sergeant effective January 1, 2018. The Council passed the recommendation unanimously. Swanson will fill the Sergeant's position that has been vacant since Chief Lee was promoted in June. Swanson is a 20 year veteran with the department and has been the Community Policing Officer for CPD and the School Liaison Officer at the Crosslake Community School. At the meeting, Chief Lee also recommended that Officer Tony Marks(Right) be removed from probationary status. Officer Marks has been with Crosslake PD since November 2016 and was previously with the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Boat and Water Patrol. Congratulations Eric and Tony!!!