Pennington County looking to add 13 deputies
RAPID CITY (AP) — A preliminary budget approved by Pennington County commissioners includes $500,000 to hire more deputies in the sheriff's department.
Sheriff Kevin Thom says the department needs more officers to reduce long response times in the 100-mile-long county.
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