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Sources: Mayor nominates Brian O'Hara for Minneapolis police chief

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Brian O'Hara was one of three finalists for the job. He currently works as a deputy mayor of police services in Newark, New Jersey. The other two finalists were Southfield, Michigan Police Chief Elvin Barren and RaShall Brackney, who serves as a Distinguished Visiting Professor of Practice at George Mason University.
2 months ago·Minneapolis, United States

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