Local News

Rocky Mount Names New Top Cop

Posted December 15, 2004 7:03 a.m. EST

— A new chief of police will be sworn in to office in Rocky Mount this week.

Capt. John Manley's appointment becomes effective on Thursday following a ceremony in council chambers.

Manley has been with the Rocky Mount Police Department since 1984.

He replaces Bill Hogan, who resigned in June to become Asheville's police chief.