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Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Durham police name new deputy chief; announce 11 other promotions

Posted by on Wed, Jan 6, 2010 at 5:34 PM

click to enlarge Deputy Chief Jim Bjurstrom
  • Deputy Chief Jim Bjurstrom

Durham Police Chief José Lopez announced a dozen promotions Wednesday, including naming Jim Bjurstrom a new deputy chief. Bjurstrom has been filling in as deputy chief for the past three months after the hastened retirement of Beverly "B.J." Council, who was tied up in the police department's overtime scandal late last year.

According to a news release, Bjurstrom has been with the department 27 years, and is a graduate of Shaw University and the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Va.

See the entire list of promotions >>

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