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From the Holland Police Department - The Holland Police Department announces the promotions of Officer Shaun Tubergen and Sergeant Jeff Velthouse.

Sergeant Velthouse has been promoted to Captain of Administrative Services and replaces Captain Rick Walters who now leads the Criminal Investigations Unit. Velthouse is a graduate of Holland Christian High School and received his Bachelor of Science degree from Grand Valley State University.

He started with the department as a cadet in 1981 and was hired as a full time Officer in 1984.  He was promoted to Senior Officer in 1989 and served as an Evidence Technician until 1994 when he was promoted to Sergeant.  Velthouse also served for 3 years in the Criminal Investigative Unit as a Detective Sergeant. He lives in the Holland area with his wife Sherry and their son Josh.

The second promotion is of Officer Shaun Tubergen to Sergeant assigned to the Patrol Division.  Tubergen is a graduate of Holland Christian High School and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice from Grand Valley State University.

Shaun started his career at Holland Police Department as a cadet in 1999 and was hired as a full time Officer in 2000.  Tubergen has been active in many special units and programs at the Police Department.  He is a member of the Special Enforcement Team, Firearms Instructor, and active in the Citizen Police Academy. Shaun and his wife Kim live in the Holland area with their three children.

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