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Three finalists interviewed for Tecumseh, MI police chief job

Three finalists interviewed for Tecumseh, MI police chief job

September 4, 2010 | Comments (0)

Two Tecumseh residents were among the final three interviews by a committee heading the search for a new Tecumseh police chief. Detective Sgt. Robert Sinclair of the Michigan State Police and Sgt. Troy Stern of the Tecumseh Police Department, along with Port Huron Police Chief Donald Porrett, were interviewed Thursday in public sessions. Canton police [...]

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San Jose, CA’s secretive search for new police chief draws ire of community groups

San Jose, CA’s secretive search for new police chief draws ire of community groups

September 2, 2010 | Comments (0)

During their most recent nationwide hunts for new police chiefs, Atlanta, Dallas, Seattle and Los Angeles told their residents the names of the finalists. Some held open forums for their citizens to hear the candidates speak, ask them hard questions and size them up face to face. The only name San Jose city leaders plan [...]

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Stallings, NC Police Chief Search Is On, Despite Department’s Uncertain Future

Stallings, NC Police Chief Search Is On, Despite Department’s Uncertain Future

September 1, 2010 | Comments (0)

Town leaders in Stallings voted to continue looking for a new police chief despite the department’s uncertain future. Last week, the Town Council said it wanted to move forward with finding a permanent replacement for Chief Larke Plyler, who retired June 30. Earlier this month, Mayor Lynda Paxton suggested eliminating the Police Department and instead [...]

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Brookline, NH police chief search progress detailed

Brookline, NH police chief search progress detailed

September 1, 2010 | Comments (0)

Acting Police Chief Michael Kurland is among 15 candidates who have applied for the position of Brookline police chief. The Board of Selectmen and the seven-member police chief search committee met in a nonpublic session Monday night for roughly 90 minutes, resumed the public portion of their meeting briefly and adjourned without discussing the search. [...]

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Review of 144 applicants for Police Chief in Sarasota, FL now underway

Review of 144 applicants for Police Chief in Sarasota, FL now underway

September 1, 2010 | Comments (0)

It’s been three months since former Sarasota police chief Peter Abbott resigned, and Tuesday ended the application process for those interested in taking over the force.  Now it is up to the city manager to decide who will be the next chief of police. “Right now with this economy and the tough time, we need [...]

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The Manchester, MO police chief; politics and an empty office

The Manchester, MO police chief; politics and an empty office

August 27, 2010 | Comments (0)

The police chief’s office was bare — not a picture on the wall or so much as a pen on the new cherry desk. The lights were off. Lt. Tim Walsh’s office is next door. For the past 13 months, he had served as interim chief but hasn’t felt right about moving into the office. [...]

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Two of 20 candidates remain for for Tonganoxie, KS police chief job

Two of 20 candidates remain for for Tonganoxie, KS police chief job

August 24, 2010 | Comments (0)

The Tonganoxie City Council will have a special meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday to interview two finalists for the city’s next chief of police. The decision came after four, 30-minute executive sessions at Monday’s city council meeting. A search committee of City Administrator Mike Yanez, Leavenworth County Attorney Todd Thompson, Leavenworth County Undersheriff Ron Cranor, [...]

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Five of 40 police chief candidates remain for Darien, WI job

Five of 40 police chief candidates remain for Darien, WI job

August 24, 2010 | Comments (0)

With five finalists chosen and two meetings scheduled this weekend, the village of Darien, Wisconsin could have a new police chief by Saturday. Consulting firm Moffett and Associates of Appleton sent a letter to the Darien Village Board on Saturday naming five finalists for Darien police chief. The finalists were chosen from a list of [...]

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Five of 44 Fire chief candidates remain for River Falls, WI job

Five of 44 Fire chief candidates remain for River Falls, WI job

August 19, 2010 | Comments (0)

Only five of the original 44 applicants remain to fill the newly created full-time paid position of River Falls fire chief. There were six, but one dropped out. Chris Cernohous, current volunteer fire chief and also a River Falls public works employee, is one of the remaining five. Cernohous has been with the River Falls [...]

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South Pasadena, CA officials hold secret interview for police chief

South Pasadena, CA officials hold secret interview for police chief

August 19, 2010 | Comments (0)

A reserve cop with ties to the police officer’s union and a former Maywood police chief each confirmed Wednesday they are finalists for the city’s open police chief job. Reserve officer Joe Payne and former Maywood Chief Frank Hauptmann met with the City Council behind closed doors Wednesday evening. An agenda for the executive session [...]

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