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City of Montgomery Names New Interim Police Chief

Mayor Steven Reed names Major Ramona Harris as new Interim Police Chief./Source: Alabama News Network The City of Montgomery has a new interim police chief. Mayor Steven Reed announced Friday morning that Major Ramona Harris will become the interim chief while the city continues to search for its permanent chief. Major Harris has been with the department for 18 years…

Judge to Send MPD Officer’s Case to Grand Jury

A judge has found probable cause to send the case of Montgomery police officer Aaron Smith to a grand jury. Smith appeared in court today for a preliminary hearing in connection to the Feb. 25 shooting death of Gregory Gunn. Smith was arrested after he shot and killed Gunn, a 58-year-old resident of the Mobile Heights community in Montgomery. It happened in the…