Chris Niederberger Promoted to Sergeant

On April 28, 2020 Sheriff Dave Hencratt swore in Chris Niederberger as the newest Sheriff’s Sergeant, filling a recent vacancy. He will begin his new position on May 1, 2020.

Sergeant Niederberger began his career with the Tehama County Sheriff’s Office in 1997 as a Deputy Sheriff and has worked a variety of assignments during his career including Custody, Patrol, Field Training Officer, an investigator with the California Multi-Jurisdictional Methamphetamine Enforcement Team (CAL-MMET) and Inmate Supervision through the AB109 Alternative Custody Program.

During his career Sergeant Niederberger has received several awards including 2004 and 2015 Deputy of the year award and was awarded the American Red Cross Lifesaving Award in 2017.