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Posted: Saturday, April 12, 2014 7:00 pm

I was happy to hear that Mayor Javier Gonzales has shown interest in developing a committee of various experiences to assist in the search for a new police chief.

Having considerable experience in working with various police departments in New Mexico back in the early 1980s and ’90s, I am also aware of some of the lack of support and professional training they have received over the years. During my time of support, I was head of the Los Alamos National Laboratory Bomb Squad, and for a while, New Mexico Chapter Director of IABTI (International Association of Bomb Technicians and Investigators), an elected position by the New Mexico chapter.

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