Appointment of New Police Chief

Deputy Chief Kyle Murphy has been selected to become the Wilmette Police Department’s new chief. Murphy will succeed Chief Brian King, who retires August 4, 2017 after 30 years with the department. Murphy started his career in Wilmette as a police officer in 1995, was promoted to Sergeant in 2004, Commander in 2011, and was promoted to Deputy Chief in 2014.

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