Veteran Miami officer named police chief in Ferguson

In this Jan. 2, 2016, photo, Miami Police Maj. Delrish Moss stands among the Miami-Dade officials who announced the arrest of Willie "Pee Wee" Wilcher in Liberty City, Fla. Moss was announced as police chief in Ferguson, Mo., Thursday, March 31, 2016, putting a black man in charge of a mostly white department that serves a town where African-Americans make up two-thirds of the residents. (Matias J. Ocner/The Miami Herald via AP) MAGS OUT; MANDATORY CREDITFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A veteran Miami police officer with two decades of experience dealing with the media and community leaders will take over as police chief in Ferguson, hoping to help the St. Louis suburb heal as it rebounds after the fatal 2014 police shooting of Michael Brown.

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