WEDNESDAY: Mostly sunny. High: 65. Winds: Southeast 5-10 mph.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Increasing clouds with a few showers -- mainly north of Springfield. Low: 45. Winds: Southeast 10-15 mph.
City Seeks Police Chief Candidates
The job opening for the capital city's top cop has been posted. According to the City of Springfield website, the mayor's office is seeking candidates for a police chief.
The posting says the salary is negotiable.
The chief will direct a staff of 286 people and manage a $43 million budget.
Commander Kenny Winslow is acting as police chief for the time being, after Chief Robert Williams announced his retirement in the midst of our exclusive investigation "Ready, Set, Shred," regarding the early destruction of police Internal Affairs documents.