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Coal City Police Chief Tom Best spoke about an uncommonly busy week his officers experienced from November 17th to 24th.

Best said he was proud of the how some of the departments newest officers, Casey Roth, Nicolas Mazzone, and Kady Sassenger handled the workload.

Best also said the department plans on beefing up their presence on the roads over the holiday weekend.

Looking ahead, Best said he’s excited for their newest officer, Joshua Nugent to assume his duties once he returns from the academy.