Society
2:49 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Paducah Police Chief Resigns

Paducah Police Chief James Berry has resigned to take a position as Kentucky State University’s Director of Safety and Security Affairs.

City Manager Jeff Pederson accepted Berry’s resignation this morning, which takes effect Aug. 9. Berry begins his new position in Frankfort Aug. 16.

He has served as police chief since July 2009. Before coming to Paducah Berry was police chief for Manchester, Connecticut.