Sanbornton Spotlight: Officer Shane Morton

Officer Shane Morton


      Shane Morton has been a full time police officer with the Sanbornton Police Department since April 2nd, 2017. Shane grew up in Massachusetts, but spent summers with his family in this area of New Hampshire. He is a 2016 graduate of the Massachusetts Maritime Academy, and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Marine Safety and Environmental Protection.

      On August 18th, 2017, Officer Morton graduated from the New Hampshire Police Standards and Training Council’s Full Time Police Officer Academy. Shane has been doing a great job with the Sanbornton Police Department and has proven himself to be an active and community oriented officer. Officer Morton has already participated in fundraising events for the local Child Advocacy Center, and was able to collect more  donations than anyone else in the department. Shane also joined Chief Hankard this year with jumping into Lake Winnipesaukee on March 10th to raise money for the  Special Olympics of New Hampshire, in the 2018 Winni Dip.