I’m very confident (the changes) will enhance efforts to move Detroit Police Department forward,” said interim Police Chief Chester Logan, left, at a press conference Thursday with Mayor Dave Bing. (Steve Perez/The Detroit News)

November 8, 2012
The Detroit News
By Christine Ferretti

Detroit — Mayor Dave Bing on Thursday announced a restructuring of the Detroit Police Department, including the appointment of two assistant chiefs.

Bing, along with Interim Police Chief Chester L. Logan, outlined the plans during a news conference at the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center. The mayor said the reorganization is expected to save the city about $1 million annually and meets the requirements of the federal consent decree.

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