Full Time Officers

Officer Nicholas (Nick) Sowers has been with the Police Department since November 2010.  Officer Sowers worked as a Detention Deputy for the Pratt County Sheriff's Office prior to his employment with the Sterling Police Department.  Officer Sowers is a Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) and serves as the department Rangemaster.  Officer Sowers holds a Bachelors in Business Administration from Friends University.  Officer Sowers can be reached by email at nsowers@sterling-kansas.com.  

Officer Roger Atteberry has been with the Sterling Police Department since November 2011.  Officer Atteberry began his career with the Lyons Police Department in 1991 where he served as a Patrol Officer and Patrol Sergeant.  Officer Atteberry is a Taser Instructor and serves as the department Code Compliance Officer.  Officer Atteberry can be reached by email at ratteberry@sterling-kansas.com.   

Officer Justin Carter
began his career with the Sterling Police Department in June 2012.  Prior to coming to work for the Sterling Police Department, Officer Carter served in the United States Army as a Specialist.  Officer Carter is a certified D.A.R.E. Officer and teaches D.A.R.E. for Sterling USD 376.  Officer Carter can be reached by email at jcarter@sterling-kansas.com.