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HPD promotes eight to new ranks

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(From release) The Huntsville Police Department promoted eight officers Friday to the ranks of captain, lieutenant, sergeant and investigator.  The newly promoted officers will begin their new assignments Monday.

“This is an exciting time for these officers and the department, and I am confident that each of them will do an outstanding job”, said Chief McMurray.

All eight men are veteran officers, and combined they have over 100 years of law enforcement experience.

One of them will be an administrative captain, two will be patrol lieutenants, four will be patrol sergeants and one will be a general investigator.

Below are the names of the newly promoted officers:

Captain Scott Hudson, Lieutenant Jesse Sumlin, Lieutenant Nathan Jackson, Sergeant Jean Aiton, Sergeant Donny Basham, Sergeant Grady Thigpen, Sergeant Douglas Pennington, and Investigator Tim Allison.


NOTE: The department did not provide file photos of the officers.



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