Victoria firefighters, police officers promoted
Several members of the Victoria Fire Department and Victoria Police Department were recently promoted.
The promotions included:
Caleb Breshears to police lieutenant - Breshears joined the Victoria Police Department as a patrol officer on Oct. 1, 2001. In 2003, he made detective and has worked as a detective in the Special Crimes Unit and the Investigations Division. Breshears was promoted to sergeant in November 2008, where he worked juvenile investigations, patrol and in the Special Crimes Unit. He also serves on the SWAT team as the tactical commander.
Kirby Redlin to police sergeant - Redlin joined the Victoria Police Department as a patrol officer in January 2006. He has also worked with several other law enforcement agencies and has 27 years of experience. Redlin is assigned to the Training Division.
Jennifer Dailey to fire operations captain - Dailey joined the fire department in May 1989 and became a paramedic in 1991. She was an EMS assistant training chief and EMS crew chief through 1994. She became a lieutenant in late 1995.
Greg Najvar to fire operations captain - Najvar joined the fire department in March 1989 and became a paramedic in 1991. He was an EMS crew chief until mid-1994. He became a lieutenant in late 1995.
David Pillar to fire captain - Pillar was hired in December 1998. He became a paramedic in 2008. Pillar was promoted to engineer in mid-2006 and became a lieutenant in late 2008.
Adam Luther to fire operations captain - Luther joined the fire department in July 2003 and became a paramedic in 2007. He served as an administrative lieutenant in 2007 and was promoted to fire lieutenant in mid-2008. Luther served in the Fire Marshal's Office until early 2011.
Allen LaFlamme to fire lieutenant - LaFlamme joined the fire department in April 2001. He became a paramedic in 2006 and was a paramedic engineer until mid-2009.