City of Valley Center reviews law enforcement hiring process after recent arrest

The Valley Center Police Department is taking some heat after one of their Sergeants was arrested for child sex crimes, including rape and sexual battery.

Wednesday, the Valley Center Police Chief resigned, after officials learned Thomas Delgado’s personnel file wasn’t fully checked.

Now, the city is looking at changing the hiring process for police officers.

City officials are going back to what they call “the basics” when it comes to the hiring process.

The City Administrator, Scott Hildebrand, has asked an investigator with the police department to provide a check list for officials with each new hire.

(Read more: KSN-TV)