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Posted: Thursday, June 5, 2014 11:15 pm

There’s a new police chief for Santa Fe — one who has been vetted by a citizens committee and is being welcomed with open arms by the city’s cantankerous police union.

Eric Garcia, who came from the city of Española as public safety director, has a varied background, with experience in the New Mexico State Police and the U.S. Air Force. He has served as a public information officer, and on a governor’s security detail and he has special expertise in emergency response and innovative training methods.

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