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CITY OF ANAHEIM OPENS RECRUITMENT FOR PERMANENT CHIEF OF POLICE POSITION
ANAHEIM, CA – (September 10, 2013) The City of Anaheim has formally opened the recruitment process for a permanent Chief of Police. The first step is to hear from the community on the qualities they would like to see in this highly demanding and highly visible law enforcement position, as well as to hear first-hand about the key issues and priorities the new Chief of Police should address.
The City welcomes the community’s input. Residents and stakeholders can attend a community forum on Wednesday, Sept. 18 beginning at 5 p.m. at Anaheim City Hall Council Chambers (200 S. Anaheim Blvd., Anaheim, CA 92805). For those unable to attend, comments will be accepted through an online survey. Please click here to submit your comments.
The City of Anaheim, California’s 10th largest city with a population of 346,000 residents, is home to world class entertainment and sports. More than 20 million visitors travel to Anaheim each year to attend events at the Anaheim Convention Center, vacation at Disneyland Resort, enjoy Angels Baseball and Ducks Hockey games, as well at concerts and entertainment events at Honda Center, Angel Stadium of Anaheim, and City National Grove of Anaheim.
For more information about the City of Anaheim please visit www.anaheim.net.
ABOUT ANAHEIM –The City of Anaheim, founded in 1857, is one of the nation’s premier municipalities and is one of California’s most populous cities. Anaheim covers 50 square miles with more than 346,000 residents and more than 2,900 City employees. The municipal corporation’s annual budget is $1.6 billion. Anaheim supports a thriving business community with companies such as Carl Karcher Enterprises, Inc., L-3 Communications, Pacific Sunwear, and Disneyland Resort. Successful sports franchises call Anaheim home, including Angels Baseball, Anaheim Ducks, the U.S. Men’s National Volleyball Team, the 2012 Olympic Games Silver Medal winning U.S. Women’s National Volleyball Team, and the Professional Arena Soccer League Anaheim Bolts. Anaheim also boasts world-class meeting and entertainment venues with the Anaheim Convention Center, LEED-certified and the largest on the west coast, Honda Center, City National Grove of Anaheim, Anaheim GardenWalk, and Angel Stadium of Anaheim. In addition, Anaheim embraces its vibrant cultural arts community, including the world-renowned Anaheim Ballet. Annually, Anaheim welcomes millions of visitors to the city, truly making it where the world comes to live, work and play. For more information, please visit www.anaheim.net.