Twin Falls Police Chief Brian Pike officially takes over his duties today as chief of the Twin Falls Police Department.  Pike was sworn in last night as the new Chief by Twin Falls Mayor Don Hall.  Pike was formerly the captain of the Twin Falls Police patrol division.  He takes over for Chief Jim Munn who is retiring as of today.
Blaine County has a new sheriff starting today.  Chief Deputy Gene Ramsey is being sworn in today.  The 61 year old Ramsey is replacing long time Sheriff Walt Femling who is also retiring as of today.