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The Search For Columbus' Next Police Chief

Columbus Police vehicles outside the division headquarters.
David Holm
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WOSU

The city of Columbus has launched yet another nationwide search for a police chief. This time, Mayor Andrew Ginther has promised, the next chief will come from outside the force.

More than 300 faith leaders and community activists are lobbying for someone who will both build trust with the community and reform a department embroiled in controversy.

Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher, how other cities have managed the challenge of hiring a new police chief and the pros and cons of hiring inside and outside the department.

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