City Manager Sergio Gonzalez announced the appointment of Art Miller as the Cityâ€™s Interim Police Chief. Former Police Chief Joseph Payne resigned earlier this month after a 40-year career with the South Pasadena Police Department.
Miller joins South Pasadena with more than 34 years of experience in law enforcement. A retired Captain for the Los Angeles Police Department, Page 2 Miller was in charge of LAPDâ€™s Metropolitan, Southwest and Hollywood Divisions.
â€œI am genuinely excited about the opportunity and am looking forward to working with the department, city staff, City Council and the community,â€ Miller said.
“Weâ€™re very fortunate to have him join our City, and I am confident that he will serve our city very well,” said City Manager Gonzalez .
Miller will take his oath of office on Monday, February 25, 2013, at 3:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, located at 1424 Mission Street. The public is invited to attend.