City of Prior Lake, MN
City of Prior Lake, MN

Prior Lake Police Promotions

The Prior Lake Police Department has a new commander and two new sergeants. Brad Cragoe was promoted to commander, second in command for the department. Adam Boser and Jake Snyder were promoted to sergeant.

Commander Cragoe has 24 years of law enforcement experience. Sixteen of those years have been with the Prior Lake Police Department. He has held a variety of positions including 10 years as a police officer and six as a sergeant. He has served as a Field Training Officer and Countywide SWAT Team Member. As Commander Brad is second in command of the Prior Lake Police Department.

Patrol Sergeant Boser will have been active with the Prior Lake police Department for 12 years this August. After eight years as a patrol officer Adam served eight years as a detective. He then transitioned to undercover investigator assignment for the Southwest Metro Drug Task Force. Adam has also been an operator for the team and for the last nine years until present holds the position of team leader. Sergeant Boser supports the tactical development of his fellow officers by serving as the department's Firearms and Defensive Tactics Instructor.

Patrol Sergeant Snyder has been a police officer since 2011. Jake has been a member of the Prior Lake Department since 2016. In addition to patrol officer during his tenure with the city, Snyder has served as an detective. Jake also presently serves as a Crisis Hostage Negotiator and Tri City SWAT Team Member.