DIPSHIDIOT OF THE DAY FORMER POLICE DETECTIVE

Jeffrey Lane Inklebarger

A former Bremerton police detective, accused of stealing cash during a 2019 search of a suspected drug dealer’s house, was charged Wednesday with a felony and three misdemeanors. 

In addition to that theft, an investigation by the department found Jeffrey Lane Inklebarger, 51, of Poulsbo, may have pocketed about $1,400 of department cash.

Doing so while working as a vice detective by forging signatures of other officers.