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Selection committee formed to narrow Spokane Police Chief search

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Spokane Police are looking to narrow the search for its next Police Chief Spokane Police are looking to narrow the search for its next Police Chief
SPOKANE, Wash. -

Spokane Mayor David Condon has named a selection committee to work with the executive recruiting firm to narrow the list of 31 candidates to be Spokane next Police Chief. 

The selection committee will work with Strategic Government Resources to identify a list of semifinalists by June 1. The firm has begun its review and evaluation of applicants which they will present to the committee. 

The selection committee members are below:

  • Breean Beggs, City Council member
  • Gabe Cabellero, Police Leadership Advisory Committee member
  • Shon Davis, Bishop and Overseer of Kingdom Fellowship Church Alliance and president of the Police & Faith Leaders Alliance
  • Rick Dobrow, former interim Spokane Police Chief
  • Ken Hohenberg, Kennewick Police Chief
  • Lori Kinnear, City Council member and chair of the Public Safety Committee
  • Bart Logue, interim Police Ombudsman
  • Gloria Ochoa-Bruck, City Director of Multicultural Affairs
  • Theresa Sanders, City Administrator

Once semifinalists are chosen, they will have 20 days to submit responses to a written questionnaire and a recorded interview answer questions prepared by SGR. That info will be used to narrow the pool to a list of finalists by July 1. Those finalists will be interviewed by members of separate community panels.

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