Upcoming Western NY – Region I Events

Another NOBLE Member Shines Brightly! CONGRATULATIONS to Mark Simmons!


Mayor Lovely A. Warren announced today that she has named Deputy Chief Mark Simmons as Interim Rochester Police Chief, effective Sept. 16. He will serve in this role during a national search for a permanent chief. Current Police Chief Michael Ciminelli has accepted a position with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and will resign Sept. 15.


“Mark Simmons was born and raised in Rochester and is a respected member of the Rochester Police Department Command Staff,” said Mayor Warren. “I have great faith in Mark Simmons, and I know he will work to protect and serve the citizens of Rochester and ensure the safety of the Rochester police officers.”


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Congratulations to Wayne Harris who has been selected as a 2018 IACP 40 Under 40 awardee. As detailed in the attached letter, this prestigious award is accompanied by a number of benefits, including the opportunity to be honored at an award breakfast during the 2018 Annual Conference and Exposition in Orlando, Florida.

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