Midland Names New Police Chief

MIDLAND - The City of Midland did not have to go very far to find its new top cop. Interim Police Chief Price Robinson was named Police Chief Tuesday.

Robinson was one of five finalists interviewed last week and has served as Interim Police Chief since May of 2007.

Robinson has worked for the department since 1980 and served as Deputy Chief from November 1, 2004 until May of 2007.

The appointment will be effective upon City Council approval. A special Council meeting will be held this Friday.