MEET PETER DURFEE
Born and raised in Chico, Peter Durfee’s roots in Butte County run deep.
In 2008, Peter joined the ranks of the Chico Police Department, following a career as a baseball umpire where he officiated League Championship Series, All-Star, and Major League Baseball games.
As a Chico Police Officer, Peter has proudly served his fellow Chico residents and has been recognized for his distinguished service to them. In 2016, Peter was honored as Chico Police Officer of the Year, and in 2021 he received the prestigious Lifesaving Medal Award for taking decisive action to save a human life.