Budd Hurd began his career in law enforcement in 1990 with the Lewiston Police Department, Chief Hurd served as a School Resource Officer at Lewiston High School for 5 years, spent another 5 years assigned to the Investigations Section
. Chief Hurd promoted through the ranks of Corporal and Sergeant from 2006 through 2012. In April of 2012, Chief Hurd was promoted to Lieutenant and has overseen the Investigation Section as a Lieutenant. Chief Hurd holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Lewiston Clark State College.