The Findlay Police Department announced Wednesday that Andrew Welch has been promoted to the position of Lieutenant.
Lt. Welch began his career with the department in 2005 as a dispatcher.
He was hired as a full time officer in 2007 and promoted to Sergeant in 2015.
He has served as a Field Training Officer, one of the department’s active shooter instructors andis the current commander of the department’s Crisis Management Team.
Lt. Welch is a graduate of Cory-Rawson High school and graduated from the Police Academy at Owens Community College.
He was assigned to the Special Services Division within the department.