(CBS Detroit) – Wayne county has chosen deputy chief Raphael Washington for the sheriff spot.
He served as deputy chief under benny napoleon, who died from covid complications last month.READ MORE: Chief Search: Detroit Board Of Police Commissioners Agree To Find Candidates
A 2-to-1 vote approved Washington.READ MORE: Under Proposal N The City Of Detroit Says Demo, Rehab Of Abandon Properties Underway
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