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January 30, 2008

Va. chief plans to battle officer shortage

By Matthew Roy
The Virginian-Pilot

NORFOLK, Va. — The police department has a persistent shortage of officers, and restructuring pay grades to enable officers to attain higher salaries more quickly could help, Chief Bruce P. Marquis said Tuesday.

With an authorized complement of 768 officers, the department has 69 vacancies, more than double the vacancies in any...

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