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Crime, Law & Justice

Eugene's New Police Chief Sworn Into Office

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The city of Eugene has a new police chief.

Eugene Police Department Chief Chris Skinner was sworn in during a downtown ceremony on Wednesday afternoon.

City Manager Jon Ruiz selected Skinner to lead the department on March 19th. Skinner emerged as the top candidate for the position after an extensive nationwide search and interview process.