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Asheville police beating: FBI investigates, NYT notices, Kapoor defends police chief

Asheville police beating: FBI investigates, NYT notices, Kapoor defends police chief

Hundreds of residents attended a Wednesday night meeting to vent their anger.

by March 9, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
New Asheville police chief: Veteran officer Tammy Hooper

New Asheville police chief: Veteran officer Tammy Hooper

Hooper is currently deputy police chief in Alexandria, Va.

by May 29, 2015 20 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: MountainTrue taking reservations for annual French Broad Float

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: MountainTrue taking reservations for annual French Broad Float

Also, former WLOSer Mike Mason lands a new gig and a new photography studio opens in Riverside Business Park.

by May 13, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Busker forum Tuesday, Ethiopian restaurant taking reservations, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Busker forum Tuesday, Ethiopian restaurant taking reservations, more

Also, Chipotle is scheduled to open on Saturday.

by December 15, 2014 3 comments Asheville News
The Asheville Police Department’s next challenge: improving its pay structure

The Asheville Police Department’s next challenge: improving its pay structure

A department already burdened with low morale and a high number of vacancies is also facing another vexing issue: improving its pay structure for officers. A review is underway.

by November 17, 2014 10 comments Asheville News
The Asheville Police Department and a tale of two wrecks

The Asheville Police Department and a tale of two wrecks

The way that Police Chief William Anderson handled a January wreck involving a patrol officer upset some.

by March 20, 2013 6 comments Asheville News

News obit: Frankie Poteat, former Old Fort police chief and first female police chief in North Carolina

From WLOS.com: Mrs. Frankie Crane Poteat, 75, of Old Fort, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2012 at her residence in Old Fort. Born on June 26, 1936 in McDowell County, she was the daughter of the late Gudger Crane and Bertie Mae Parkins Morris. Mrs. Poteat was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church in Old Fort. She retired as[Read More…]

by June 11, 2012 0 comments Asheville News

Chief of Greenville Police Department resigns to take job as Asheville’s new police chief

WCTI reports: NewsChannel 12 has just learned Greenville’s police chief is resigning. Chief William Anderson will be leaving the Greenville Police Department to become the Police Chief of the City of Asheville, NC. “Chief Anderson has been an innovative and dedicated leader of the Greenville Police Department,” said City Manager Wayne Bowers. “He has built a strong community-oriented policing foundation[Read More…]

by January 13, 2012 3 comments Asheville News