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Missoula County Sheriff's Office to make national TV debut

Missoula will be part of the "Live PD" series on A&E
Posted at 8:48 AM, Aug 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-27 16:10:22-04

MISSOULA — Lights, camera, action!

A local law enforcement agency is getting ready to make its national television debut.

The Missoula County Sheriff's Office has been tapped to take part the the "Live PD" TV series on A&E.

Deputies will be part of the Season 4 lineup, which kicks off Sept. 20. The live show airs for two hours on Friday and Saturday nights.

Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Brenda Bassett notes they were one of nine law enforcement agencies across the US to be tapped for the series.

Live PD will have a film crew ride along with at least two deputies on patrol on Friday and Saturday nights for several weeks.

"It's truly an honor to have our Sheriff's Office selected as one of the nine agencies to be featured," Bassett said in a statement.

"This is an amazing opportunity for us to showcase some of the great work being done by our deputies to protect and serve our community," she added.