SGT JAY HUNZIKER APPOINTED INTERIM CHIEF OF THE GOLDENDALE POLICE DEPARTMENT

With the announcement that Police Chief Reggie Bartkowski had accepted a law enforcement position in the state of Florida, the Mayor of Goldendale Mike Canon announced Wednesday afternoon that SGT Jay Hunziker has been interviewed and appointed Interim Chief of Police of the Goldendale Police Department Police (GPD) effective September 1, 2020. Interim Chief Hunziker has served GPD as an officer since 1998, having served under a number of GPD Police Chiefs and is the senior officer in the GPD. Reggie Bartkowski has served as GPD Chief for some 5 years and is recognized as having done an excellent job. The professionalism of Goldendale’s police officers in serving the citizens of Goldendale is a genuine and valuable benefit to our residents.