Kansas City Police Board Rigged Top Cop Search But That's Probably For The Best

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The other hypothetical options are allowing activists and council members running in a low turnout election to make important public safety decisions. 

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Even critics of the process acknowledge that Deputy Chief Graves is the best choice AND (double bonus) she has an EXCELLENT RECORD as a tireless and truly dedicated law enforcement pro.

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KC police board's rushed, inept search for new chief shows its disdain for the public

OPINION AND COMMENTARY Kansas City's state-appointed Board of Police Commissioners has selected three final candidates for chief of police. Saturday, the public will get a chance to meet those candidates in a public forum. The forum starts at 10:00 a.m., at the Robert J. Mohart Multipurpose Center, 3200 Wayne Ave.

Community leaders voice concerns about KCPD chief candidates, search process

Community leaders are sharing their concerns with the search process for the city's next police chief.The Kansas City board of police commissioners on Monday announced three finalists to replace former Chief Rick Smith.

3 finalists for KCPD chief to face the public Saturday morning

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) - The Kansas City Police Department's final three candidates for its top job will attend a community town hall Saturday morning and answer questions from the public. The town hall is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Mohart Center, at 3200 Wayne Ave.

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