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Cheyenne Police Department welcomes new officers to the team

(Photo from the Cheyenne Police Department Facebook)

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Cheyenne Police Department is proud to announce that two new officers have joined the Cheyenne Police Department.

Sean Lenihan and James McClaskey were sworn in as Cheyenne police officers this morning, Jan. 3, at the Public Safety Center.

Both recruits moved to Cheyenne from other areas of the country, expressing a strong desire to make a difference in the lives of others and connect with the community.


Officer Lenihan relocated to Wyoming from California, where he worked in law enforcement at the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department. He brings six years of experience to the CPD.

Officer McClaskey moved to Cheyenne from Kansas City, Kansas, where he previously served in the Army.