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.

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