Vernonia Oregon Police Department

Dedicated to providing quality progressive law enforcement and community building services

Police Department Staff

 

Michael Conner - Chief of Police

Job Category: Full-Time Staff

Years of Service: 12

Biography: Chief Michael Conner was hired by the Vernonia Police Department in 2005. He began his Law Enforcement career in 2000 and has over (16) years of experience. Chief Conner was originally hired by the Vernonia Police Department as a Patrol Officer and was promoted to Patrol Sergeant in 2009. In 2010 Chief Conner was appointed as the acting Chief of Police and later accepted the permanent Chief's position in 2012. Chief Conner currently has Basic, Intermediate, Advanced, Supervisory, and Management State Certifications.


Cody Pesio - OFFICER

Job Category: Full-Time Staff

Years of Service: 2

Biography: Cody Pesio is former Reserve Officer of Clatskanie where he served for 18 months. He was hired by Vernonia Police Department on September 21, 2015.


Shawn Carnahan - Police Officer

Job Category: Full-Time Staff

Years of Service: 3

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Iwa Leininger - Non-Sworn Staff

Job Category: Volunteers & Reserve Officers

Years of Service: 3

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Eric Shafer - Police Officer

Job Category: Full-Time Staff

Years of Service: 1

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The Department:

 

Contact Us:

1001 Bridge Street
Vernonia, Oregon 97064

Voice: 503-429-7335
Fax: 503-429-5141

503-397-1521

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