Kent Kroeger

About Chief Kroeger

Chief Kroeger served with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department for 26 years and was second-in-command of the Lancaster Sheriff's Station. He has received numerous community and department awards and is committed to developing and implementing crime reduction strategies.

Chief Kroeger holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminology from Portland State University and a Master's Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Cincinnati with a concentration in crime prevention and crime analysis.

Kent Kroeger

Chief's Message

As a longtime resident of the city of Tehachapi, I am personally involved and engaged in the community. I have a deep interest and understanding of community concerns and issues and I am a strong advocate of community policing. I look forward to working with each of you. Collectively, we can make Tehachapi even safer tomorrow than it is today.