Beavercreek Police names new police chief to take role in January

Beavercreek Police names new police chief to take role in January
(Photographer:Ed Gulbransen)

BEAVERCREEK — Beavercreek City Council has approved the appointment of Deputy Chief Jeff Fiorita to police chief when current Police Chief Dennis Evers retires.

Fiorita has been with the city of Beavercreek for 29 years.

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He will be sworn in as chief on Jan. 10.

Evers had previously planned to retire in 2014, but ended up announcing he would stay with the department.