September 3, 2014
Thomasville, GA - Some changes are on the way for the Thomasville Police Department.
Police Chief Troy Rich is appointing three member of the department from Lieutenants to Majors. Chief Rich said he wanted to restructure the department to better serve the needs of the community.
"I decided to take a combination and have a good command structure and have three Majors that have been appointed by me and they are directly responsible for divisions and they all report to me," said Chief Rich.
The promotion of Majors Eric Hampton, Shane Harris and Wade Glover will be effected September 15, 2014.
Chief Rich also decided that everyone in the department will wear blue uniforms to represent that everyone is on one team.