Tag: "Virginia"

Chris Perkins – Roanoke, Virginia’s New Police Chief

Chris Perkins – Roanoke, Virginia’s New Police Chief

October 14, 2010 | Comments (0)

Chris Perkins, who started his police career as a Roanoke officer 18 years ago and was appointed the city’s new police chief Wednesday, was touted by his job interviewers for understanding the city’s diverse community and for innovations to address crime. “We are so fortunate to have someone like Chris Perkins who has come up [...]

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Chris Jenkins – Culpeper, Virginia’s New Police Chief

Chris Jenkins – Culpeper, Virginia’s New Police Chief

September 7, 2010 | Comments (0)

Culpeper Town Manager Jeff Muzzy today named 33-year Culpeper police veteran Captain Chris Jenkins as Culpeper’s new police chief.  Jenkins, 51, has served as the interim chief since June 1, when former Chief Scott Barlow retired. He will officially become police chief immediately.  “I am both pleased and humbled by my selection as Culpeper’s next [...]

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Jim Cervera – Virginia Beach, Virginia’s New Police Chief

Jim Cervera – Virginia Beach, Virginia’s New Police Chief

August 24, 2010 | Comments (0)

Virginia Beach City Manager Jim Spore has appointed Deputy Chief Jim Cervera chief of the Virginia Beach Police Department. Spore made the announcement today, introducing Cervera to City Council as the new chief. He will officially take leadership of the department Sept. 1, according to an announcement from the city Cervera has been serving as [...]

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71 apply to become new Roanoke, VA police chief

71 apply to become new Roanoke, VA police chief

August 6, 2010 | Comments (0)

Roanoke received 71 applications from people who want the police chief’s job, including at least three from the city police ranks. Now that the July 30 application deadline has passed, a review of the candidates by city officials begins. City Manager Chris Morrill, who will hire the next chief to replace retired Chief Joe Gaskins, [...]

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