Started With Ashby PD: 1996
Started In Law Enforcement: 1990
Sergeant Pepple started with the department in 1996. Prior to this he served 6 years in the US Army as a Military Policeman. From October 1996 to July 1998 he was a Reserve Police Officer. In 1998 he was appointed as a full-time Patrolman and attended the 2nd Massachusetts Police Officers Course (MPOC) in Boylston. In 2015 he was promoted to the rank of Sergeant.
Sergeant Pepple has several additional duties which include Court Prosecutor, Firearms Licensing Officer, Property / Evidence Officer and he is an administrator to both of the department’s websites.
Sergeant Pepple is one of two certified Field Training Officers in the department. This position has the responsibility of ensuring that all new officers are trained to department standards. He is also a certified Child Passenger Safety Technician (CPST).