SMITHFIELD – Newly hired Smithfield police officer Lashawn Scarboro received his official Oath of Office February 1st by Mayor Andy Moore.
Officer Scarboro was joined by his girlfriend and their daughter for the ceremony during the Smithfield Town Council meeting.
Scarboro was hired by the Town and sent to Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) at Johnston Community College in Smithfield. He joins the agency with no prior law enforcement experience.
He will fill an existing patrol vacancy.