Portland Chief O’Dea Retiring After Shooting Friend While Camping

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Portland Police Chief Larry O'Dea has decided to retire, ending a nearly 30-year career amid criminal and internal investigations for an off-duty shooting of a friend during a camping trip, The Oregonian reports. Mayor Charlie Hales will appoint a captain, someone other than the four assistant chiefs under an administrative investigation themselves, to serve as interim chief until a successor is determined . . .

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