NWOSU Says Campus Police Chief Is ‘No Longer’ Employed After Arrest In Kansas
News 9 - August 6, 2022 11:42 pm
Former NWOSU Police Chief John Caviness
ALVA, Okla. –
Northwestern Oklahoma State University officials said its police chief is no longer employed at the school following an arrest in Kansas.
The station said Caviness was booked into the Wabaunsee County jail but has since bounded out of custody.
Caviness, a 1998 NWOSU graduate, was hired as the university’s police chief in May 2022. He became the campus police chief after nine years working at the Alva Police Department.
According to a press release announcing his hire at NWOSU, Caviness also obtained the rank of Sergeant with Alva police.