The Pleasanton Police Department has announced two new appointments to its organization, animal services officer Frankie Blavet and police dispatcher Deann Fiance.
Blavet comes to the police department from Town & Country Veterinary Clinic in Pleasanton. Prior to that, she was an animal control officer for the Clearlake Police Department.
Blavet attended Mendocino College in Lake County and Sonoma County's Analy High School, where she participated in Future Farmers of America.
Fiance comes from the San Jose Police Department where she worked as a dispatcher.
She earned her bachelor's degree in business and tourism, but became interested in a career in law enforcement after working at the Oakland Coliseum and building a relationship with Oakland Police Department and other agencies.