NOGALES, Ariz. — The Arizona border city of Nogales has a new police
City officials said Derek Arnson was sworn in Monday and begins work
Arnson is bilingual and has an extensive amount of experience
and leadership in Arizona law enforcement.
He has served as police chief for the Gila River Indian Community and worked
for the Arizona Department of Public Safety, including two years in the
Governor’s Protection Detail.
Arnson graduated from Northern Arizona University with a criminal justice
He has a master’s degree in education and is working on another master’s degree
in security studies.