Letter to the Editor: Mukilteo needs at least one new police officer
Last updated 12/21/2021 at 11:01am
This letter is a response to the gentleman who wrote concerning the City's hiring of a new police officer. He asked, 'Is the crime rate increasing in Mukilteo?" and "How can the current police force be redirected to fight the crime we are experiencing?"
Newsflash, sir: Read the Police Beat in The Beacon to answer your first question. As to your second question, the current police force is stretched thin as it is, so redirecting isn't an option.
I think most citizens who have had any dealings with Mukilteo's police officers would agree that they do an excellent job given their numbers. I s...