Public Safety Newest Cambridge officer takes oath of office Published April 9, 2017 at 7:15 pm By Rachel Kytonen Christopher Spaulding was sworn in as the newest patrol officer of the Cambridge Police Department during the April 3 Cambridge City Council meeting. Pictured from left are Sgt. Shawn Machin, Cambridge Police Chief Tim Dwyer, Scott Spaulding, Christopher Spaulding, Mayor Marlys Palmer, Council Member Jim Godfrey, Lori Ann Spaulding and Council Members Kersten Barfknecht Conley and Joe Morin. Photos by Rachel Kytonen Cambridge Police Chief Tim Dwyer pins the official badge on new Cambridge Police Officer Christopher Spaulding following Spaulding’s oath of office. Spaulding earned his bachelor’s degree from Minnesota State University in Mankato and completed his law enforcement skills program at Hibbing Community College. He previously worked for the Flandreau Police Department in South Dakota and most recently the Redwood Falls Police Department.