After 25 years, Peden retires
After 25 years of service to the City of Ruston, Deputy Chief Robert Kevin Peden retired Dec. 1.
Peden started as a patrol officer in 1987 with the Ruston Police Department. He became a field training officer and was responsible for training other officers. Peden also was one of the founding members of the Ruston Police Department’s first ever SWAT team, and was a graduate of the prestigious FBI National Academy.