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'''RaShall M. Brackney''' was named as the new [[Charlottesville]] [[Police Chief]] on May 21, 2018. <ref>{{cite-progress|title=Brackney officially chosen as Charlottesville police chief|url=http://www.dailyprogress.com/news/local/city/brackney-officially-chosen-as-charlottesville-police-chief/article_76636d9e-5d4b-11e8-bea8-4b7360f5ca56.html|author=Chris Suarez|pageno=|printdate=May 22, 2018|publishdate=May 21, 2018|accessdate=May 28, 2018}}</ref> She is the first African-American woman to serve as the city’s police chief. Brackney will succeed [[Al Thomas]], the city’s first African-American police chief.
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'''RaShall M. Brackney''' has been [[Charlottesville]]'s [[Police Chief]] since summer 2018. <ref>{{cite-progress|title=Brackney officially chosen as Charlottesville police chief|url=http://www.dailyprogress.com/news/local/city/brackney-officially-chosen-as-charlottesville-police-chief/article_76636d9e-5d4b-11e8-bea8-4b7360f5ca56.html|author=Chris Suarez|pageno=|printdate=May 22, 2018|publishdate=May 21, 2018|accessdate=May 28, 2018}}</ref> She is the first African-American woman to serve as the city’s police chief. Brackney succeeded [[Al Thomas]], the city’s first African-American police chief.
  
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==Biography==
 
==Biography==

Revision as of 18:24, 14 December 2019

RaShall M. Brackney has been Charlottesville's Police Chief since summer 2018. [1] She is the first African-American woman to serve as the city’s police chief. Brackney succeeded Al Thomas, the city’s first African-American police chief.

RaShall M. Brackney

Biographical Information

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Biography

Brackney grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is the daughter of a white father and a black mother. She has over 30 years of police experience in Pittsburgh and for George Washington University. In her late 40's, Brackney received a master's and a Ph.D. She is married to Stefan Wheelock. [2]

References

  1. Web. Brackney officially chosen as Charlottesville police chief, Chris Suarez, Daily Progress, Lee Enterprises, May 21, 2018, retrieved May 28, 2018.
  2. Web. At Chamber lunch, Brackney gets "real," discusses race challenges, Melissa Castro, News Article, Charlottesville Daily Progress, August 28, 2018, retrieved August 30, 2018.

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