Calif. dept. names first female assistant chief

Former Chief Rob Davis had come under criticism for his all-white male command staff


By Sean Webby
San Jose Mercury News

SAN JOSE, Calif. — For at least the next several months, Chris Moore will be San Jose's top cop, and his tenure might also be considered an audition for the job. If so, it's a tough tryout.

He takes command of a 1,260-officer department rocked by low morale, major budget cuts and allegations of racial profiling and overaggressive street policing.

LexisNexis Copyright © 2013 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.   
Terms and Conditions Privacy Policy

Full story: Calif. dept. names first female assistant chief

  1. Tags
  2. Women Officers
  3. Command Staff - Chiefs / Sheriffs

Recommended Administration

Join the discussion