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Chief Foxworth promotes Dorothy Elmore to Assistant Chief

September 19, 2005 00:00


Chief Derrick Foxworth has chosen Personnel Division Captain Dorothy Elmore as the Police Bureau’s next Assistant Chief of Services. This promotion will be effective Thursday, October 6, 2005, following the retirement of the current Assistant Chief of Services, Jim McDaniel. Chief Foxworth stated that he chose Captain Elmore because of her demonstrated leadership ability, commitment to community policing, and drive to continue to look for ways to improve the Police Bureau’s process for recruiting and training the most highly qualified police officers.

Captain Elmore, a mother of two children and Portland native, is a 24-year-veteran of the Portland Police Bureau and was promoted to the rank of captain on July 3, 2003.



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