Wyoming Sheriff Recruits Colorado Officers with Controversial Billboard

By Bo Beard | May 18, 2024

A billboard

A Wyoming sheriff is looking to recruit additional deputies from Denver, sparking controversy and dissatisfaction in the Mile High City.

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During Police Week, a billboard funded by the Laramie County Sheriff's Office was revealed in Denver, Colorado on May 12th.

Sheriff Brian Kozak

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The week, which commemorates fallen police officers, Sheriff Brian Kozak conveyed an additional message to "frustrated officers" through a bold statement on the billboard: "Work in Wyoming where breaking the law is still illegal and cops are funded!"