Veteran sheriff's sergeant takes the lead on La Conner policing
July 12, 2023
With the last name Holmes, it was only natural that he entered law enforcement.
And with interests in boating and basketball and a knack for building relationships, the La Conner detachment office seems an ideal assignment for veteran Skagit County Sheriff's Sgt. Brad Holmes.
Holmes, who has worked nearly a quarter-century in a wide range of police services, has succeeded retired Sgt. Beau Montgomery as lead officer in La Conner.
"I put in for La Conner a while ago," Holmes, who has an extensive background in both search-and-rescue and crisis response and negotiation, told the Weekly New...