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Portland Police Deputy Chief selected to become Green Bay's next Chief

Posted at 5:55 PM, Jul 29, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-31 11:44:33-04

GREEN BAY (NBC 26) — The Police and Fire Commission has selected Christopher Davis, of the Portland Police Bureau, to become Green Bay’s next Police Chief.

Davis has 27 years in policing, currently as Deputy Chief of the Portland Police Bureau. Prior to his time in Portland, he also served with the Arizona State University Police Department. Chief Davis holds a bachelors in Justice Studies and a masters in Public Safety Leadership and Administration from Arizona State University. In addition, he is a graduate of the FBI Academy and the Police Executive Leadership Institute.

Davis’s career spans multiple levels of increasing leadership responsibility across virtually all facets of the police organization. He has proven success in areas of community policing, officer wellness and support, training, community outreach and community partnership-based problem solving. Chris and his wife Ann have three teenage children.

“The Commission is very excited to have Chief Davis join our team and look forward to introducing him to the department members and community," PFC President Rod Goldhahn said. "In a group of very strong finalists, Chris stood out with his breadth of experience and success in the collective areas of police service that the community and department noted were of highest importance.”