Independence Native Hired as Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputy

An Independence native has been hired as the newest deputy at the Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputy Daniel Walter will serve the county as a patrol deputy. He comes from the Hiawatha Fire Department, where he served the past three years as a firefighter/paramedic.

Walter plans to attend the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy beginning in January.


(photo courtesy of Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office)