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Amid High Crime and Budget Cuts, San Jose Police Chief Chris Moore to Retire

September 17, 2012 | 4:00 pm

Amid High Crime and Budget Cuts, San Jose Police Chief Chris Moore to Retire

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San Jose Police Chief Chris Moore is retiring. The Mercury News reports he will leave at the end of Jan, 2013. Moore was chosen to head San Jose’s department just last January. Moore was the acting chief at the time, and he beat out Oakland’s then-chief Anthony Batts for the job. The announcement comes just […]

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Police Chief Chris Moore Tries to Set New Tone For San Jose Police Department

February 2, 2011 | 1:11 pm

Police Chief Chris Moore Tries to Set New Tone For San Jose Police Department

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New police chief Chris Moore is trying to set a more conciliatory tone in discussing the San Jose Police Department’s sometimes troubled relations with the community it polices. From today’s San Jose Mercury News: Admitting that San Jose police officers have acted unprofessionally to some residents, newly appointed police Chief Chris Moore on Tuesday promised […]

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January 28, 2011 | 4:30 pm

Interview: San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed on New Police Chief and Community Relations

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Some community groups are unhappy over reports that San Jose acting Police Chief Chris Moore will be appointed to the position permanently. KQED’s Tara Siler spoke to San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed today about the appointment of a new chief and about the state of the department’s community relations. Tara Siler speaks to San Jose […]

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Protests Over Choice of Moore as San Jose Police Chief

January 28, 2011 | 12:33 pm

Protests Over Choice of Moore as San Jose Police Chief

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KQED’s Lauren Sommer has written up this report on the protests gathering steam over San Jose’s pick of Chris Moore as police chief: Community groups in San Jose are rallying today over the city manager’s selection for the next chief of police. City manager Debra Figone had narrowed the search to two candidates, Oakland Police […]

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Morning Splash: San Jose Picks Moore Over Batts as Police Chief, PG&E Can’t Find Pipeline Records

January 28, 2011 | 7:40 am

Morning Splash: San Jose Picks Moore Over Batts as Police Chief, PG&E Can’t Find Pipeline Records

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Moore picked over Oakland’s Batts as new police chief (San Jose Mercury News) San Jose City Manager Debra Figone has selected acting Chief Chris Moore to be the next police chief of the Bay Area’s largest city, choosing an insider who had the support of his beleaguered department over an outsider activists hoped would bring […]

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