cityhall report

Veteran Officer Promoted to Oversee Investigations


Monday, February 3, 2014


Veteran Officer Promoted to Oversee Investigations

Doug Arrowood


    Chief Tim Lentz proudly announces that, effective Wednesday, January 29th, Sergeant Douglas Arrowood has been promoted to the rank of Lieutenant. Lt. Arrowood, a 19-year veteran of the Covington Police Department, has been assigned as supervisor of the Criminal Investigations Division.


    Lt. Arrowood has previously served as a supervisor over Training, Criminal Investigations, and most recently, a supervisor in the Patrol Division. Lt. Arrowood lives in Covington with his wife and enjoys woodworking on his time off.


    Chief Lentz states, “I am proud to announce the promotion of Doug Arrowood to Lieutenant over the Criminal Investigations Division. He has the knowledge and experience that we need to ensure that every criminal complaint is investigated in the most thorough and timely manner possible.”   

     This promotion is a provisional appointement pending the outcome of Steve Short's appeal.