MONROE, La. (07/28/2020) — At Tuesday’s Monroe Civil Service Board meeting, it was decided that the Interim Chief of Police position will be extended for the next three months.
Mayor Friday Ellis will have discretion over who will hold that position.
Reggie Brown is the current Interim Chief, his term is set to expire Friday, July 31.
Four candidates are vying for the Police Chief title. Thursday, July 23, Interim Chief Brown, Charles Johnson, Kevin Strickland, and Thomas Rhodes all took the police chief exam.
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