The Effingham County Sheriff’s has announced the recent promotions of Deputy Robert Rich and Deputy Travis Buhnerkempe to the position of Patrol Corporal.
In this new positions, Corporal’s Rich and Buhnerkempe will act as shift supervisors in the Patrol Section and be assigned to opposite shifts. They will assist the Patrol Sergeant with quality checking reports and coordinating the activities of their assigned squad.
Corporal Rich has been employed at the Sheriff’s Office since October 1988, when he was hired as a part-time Correctional Officer. Corporal Buhnerkempe has been with the Sheriff’s Office since January 2006 when he was hired as a Patrol Deputy.