Jason Kuzik has been given a tentative offer to become the next Lewiston Chief of Police.
According to a city of Lewiston news release, Lewiston Police Department staff will conduct an extensive background check – including a visit to the city of Henderson, Nevada where Kuzik currently serves as a Captain.
If everything goes well, Kuzik is anticipated to begin his employment Oct. 3rd.
Kuzik was one of two candidates who interviewed for the position of chief of police July 18. He has worked at the Henderson Police Department for 25 years.
Former Lewiston Police Chief Budd Hurd retired earlier this month.