Killeen City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved the appointment of Charles Kimble as police chief with a start date of Sept. 1.
In recent weeks, Kimble has met with members of the police force and said he was encouraged by the staff's positive outlook regarding the department's future.
“I am honored and humbled to be selected to be a member of this great organization,” Kimble said in a statement. “I am thankful to the Killeen City Council, [City Manager Ron Olson] and the selection committee for the opportunity to lead the Killeen Police Department and to join a dynamic management team.”
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