South Lake Tahoe’s Silva is new deputy in Douglas County |

South Lake Tahoe’s Silva is new deputy in Douglas County

Jose Silva stands next to Douglas County Sheriff Dan Coverly.

STATELINE, Nev. — South Lake Tahoe’s Jose Silva is the newest law enforcement officer in Douglas County.

Silva was recently hired to be a deputy for the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.

Silva is a veteran of the Army National Guard and was a former South Lake Tahoe Police Explorer, a program that trains youths and young adults for law enforcement careers.

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