Justin Merrifield, an Air Force Veteran and a Volunteer fire fighter with Lopez Fire and EMS, is the newest member of San Juan County Sheriff's Office. He is the newest Deputy on Lopez Island.
Front row from left: Sheriff Eric Peter and Deputy Justin Merrifield
Sheriff Eric Peter says, "We are very excited to have Justin as a member of our team serving our wonderful community. I've heard wonderful things about Justin from some of my fellow trainers that I've had the pleasure of working with at the WSCJTC and am very proud that I was there at the graduation today to present him with his Peace Office Certificate. We look forward to a long and successful career ￼for Justin serving our community."