Meet former Bonner County Deputy and task force detective Joseph Scholten. In the picture above, Scholten's wife pins his new Coeur d' Alene Police badge on.  Scholten is know by those who serve as someone who is there when you need him because he strives to be in the right place at the right time.

Scholten previously was assigned to the North Idaho Violent Crimes Task Force as a detective, worked as a patrol deputy, field training officer, dive team member, SWAT member and instructor. He started his law enforcement career as a reserve officer in 2005.