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Detroit Lakes police department restructure process begins

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The Detroit Lakes Police Department is moving forward on operational structure changes.

At the Tuesday night Detroit Lakes City Council meeting, the council approved the second reading and adoption of the ordinance stating the structure will be changed from chief, captain and sergeant to chief and three sergeants.


They also approved the acceptance of the resignation of Captain Paul Goecke. He has served with the DLPD for nearly 30 years.

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