Arcadia's new police chief is set to begin her new duties in a few weeks, after she completes her maternity leave.
The Trempealeau County Times reports Diana Anderson was hired as the new chief and becomes Trempealeau County's first female police chief. Anderson has been with the Arcadia police department for the past five years and in law enforcement for a total of seven years.
She is currently on maternity leave after giving birth to a daughter about three months ago. Anderson is a graduate of Wisconsin-Stout with a degree in vocational rehabilitation with an emphasis on criminal justice.