Denham departs Creswell with a legacy of service

“I think a leader’s goal is to train and create the next leaders behind them. And that’s what I hope I’ve done here,” Scott Denham said, after serving 24 years with the Lane County Sheriff Office.

Denham is a father of three who has worn many hats during his 24 years with the Lane County Sheriff’s department. From serving as a sergeant in Creswell and spearheading ALICE active-shooter training in schools to solving property crimes and starting the “Coffee with a Cop” program, he was not only dedicated to the . . .