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BPD hires 13 new police officers
KFDM News - A new Beaumont policewoman is joining her father and step-brother in the department.
Haley Walters took the oath during a swearing-in ceremony Wednesday morning at the Beaumont Civic Center.
Walters' daughter and husband pinned the badge on her. She was among 13 men and women sworn in as new officers. They include those with experience and others fresh out of the police academy.
With the new officers, the department is now close to its goal of a full police force of 260 officers.