The police chief in Eaton is under investigation for violating town and police policies. According to 9 News: Chief Randy Jacobson has been on paid administrative leave since early September, when the investigation started. Captain Arthur Muller is currently the interim Chief in Eaton. Jacobson has been a Chief in Eaton for 13 years.

Eaton Town Manager Gary Carsten said 'Jacobson is being investigated for "policy issues only," but would not elaborate what those were.'