MOAB, Utah (ABC4 News) – Salt Lake County Sheriff and Unified Police Chief Jim Winder was appointed as Moab’s Chief of Police Tuesday morning.
“Jim is the consummate public safety expert with decades of relevant experience,” said Moab City Mayor Dave Sakrison. “His approach to policing is exactly what Moab needs right now and I am heartened to know he will lead our department into the future.”
“Moab is a place I’ve visited and admired for many years,” said Winder. With 30 years of experience leading and working for public safety departments in Salt Lake County, Winder stated that he is excited to serve in a dynamic environment with many challenges and opportunities.
The Moab City Council will consider the Mayor’s appointment in June.