Officer Alex Johnson has begun his new job as the Wisner police chief. Johnson was born in West Point and lived in Blair growing up. He started his law enforcement career with the Madison County Sheriffs department working with the K-9 unit.

He then worked for the Nebraska Department of Corrections in Omaha and Tecumseh. After that, he worked as a financial advisor in Sioux City. After some time, he decided he wanted to get back into law enforcement.

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