Bastrop pins new police chief Posted in: News BASTROP — The new police chief represents a milestone for the city.Vicky Steffanic was pinned as Bastrop Police Department's chief of police April 11. She was serving the role in an interim status prior to ceremony at the Bastrop City Council meeting last Tuesday. Steffanic's promotion marks the city's first female police chief.“I'm very honored to be serving the city of Bastrop,” said Steffanic after her husband pinned the chief badge on her.City Manager Sylvia Carrillo recommended Steffanic to fill the spot left by former chief Clint Nagy. She had previously been assistant chief.“She stepped up during a period of ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!