Inspector Brent Secondiak
Investigation and Support Services Division
Brent Secondiak has been a member of the Medicine Hat Police Service since 1999 and was promoted to the rank of Inspector in 2015.
Inspector Secondiak has served the community in a variety of areas including the; Patrol Section, Drug Enforcement Unit, Major Crimes Section and the Administrative Services Section.
Inspector Secondiak, was raised in several towns and cities throughout Southern Alberta, as his father was a member of the RCMP. Brent has lived in Calgary, Bassano, Brooks, and finally Lethbridge where he obtained a degree from the University of Lethbridge in Psychology. In 2018, Brent completed his Masters Degree in International Police Leadership from Charles Sturt University.
In addition to policing, Inspector Secondiak enjoys volunteering in the community and is currently involved with the; Sexual Assault Response Committee, Community Council on Homelessness, Canadian Mental Health Association and Rotary Club of Medicine Hat.
Inspector Secondiak also enjoys physical activity and spending time with his family.
Inspector Joe West
Operational Services Division
Joe West has been a member of the Medicine Hat Police Service since 1997 and was promoted to the rank of Inspector in 2016.
Inspector West has served the community in a variety of areas including the; Patrol Section, Training Unit, Tactical Team, Major Crimes Section and Organized Crime Section.
As a member of the Executive Team, Joe provides leadership, support and oversight to the Administrative Services Division which includes the; Administrative Services Section, Information Processing Section and the Information Technology Section.
Inspector West previously served with the Calgary Police Service, joining in 1995 after completing a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Calgary.
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