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New police chief named in Whiteville

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The city of Whiteville officially has a new police chief. City Manager Larry Faison announced Jeffrey Rosier will take over the position March 1. The city of Whiteville officially has a new police chief. City Manager Larry Faison announced Jeffrey Rosier will take over the position March 1.

WHITEVILLE, NC (WECT) – The city of Whiteville officially has a new police chief. City Manager Larry Faison announced Jeffrey Rosier will take over the position March 1.

Rosier has more than 30 years of law enforcement experience and rose through the ranks in the Baltimore county Police Department.

The city received more than 25 competitive applications from across the country for the position. The screening process had several layers, which included the integration of an Assessment Center to evaluate how candidates respond during various scenarios.

Marc McGee has been acting as the interim police chief since October 2013.

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