Bartlett joins RPD

Bartlett joins RPDJohn Bartlett is sworn in as the newest officer of the Ridgecrest Police Department. A 2006 graduate of Lone Pine High School, he has served as a correctional officer for the Inyo County Sheriff’s Office before graduating from San Bernardino Police Academy earlier this month. Bartlett said that he had a relative who was killed in the line of duty and that his respect for what he stood for influenced his decision to join the force. -- Photo by Laura Austin

Story First Published: 2017-03-31