Local Law Enforcement Providing Inauguration Security

Jan 18, 2017

Credit Wicomico County Sheriff Badge

This Friday’s inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump with see a contingent of Wicomico County Sheriff’s deputies.

Sheriff Mike Lewis told the Salisbury Daily Times that he is sending 25 of his deputies to provide security for the ceremonies.

But he told the paper that he did have some concerns given the tens of thousands of protesters expected to show up even though he believes they will be peaceful.

Lewis was a prominent local supporter of Trump during last year’s presidential election.

Meanwhile, the Ocean City Police and the Worcester County Sheriff’s Department are also sending officers to the ceremonies.