Ole Miss names new police chief

The search for a new police chief at the University of Mississippi is now over.

Posted: Mar 30, 2018 8:44 PM

OXFORD, Miss (WTVA) -- The search for a new police chief at the University of Mississippi is now over.

According to the Oxford Eagle, Ray Hawkins has been named as the university's new police chief. 

Hawkins has been with the department for more than 20 years and is serving as the assistant chief of police for school.

He was one of four candidates vying for the position. 

Hawkins replaces Tim Potts who resigned to take a position in Indiana. 

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