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Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun August 30, 2015

Jackie Davis

Cabot police chief named Chief of the Year

In his 30 years with the Cabot Police Department, Jackie Davis has seen a lot of change in both the department and the city. Cabot has grown, the department has had to adapt, and Davis has been at the helm of the department for 18 years. Davis was recently named Chief of the Year by the Arkansas Association of Chiefs of Police, but he said the award is a reflection of the department — not just him — and the hard work the officers and staff do on a daily basis. “I’ve been blessed to be chief, but it’s easy when you have a team that is easy to work with,” he said. “I like to ... READ MORE

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