Public forum scheduled for Brookings Police Chief Finalists

The search continues for the next Chief of police in Brookings.

According to a release from the City, the search has included city, community, and police department focus groups and an extensive recruitment campaign.

The search has now been narrowed to nine semi-finalist candidates. The semi-finalists have been invited to participate in three interview panels set to take place on June 27th.

The interview panels will include members of law enforcement, community members, and the city leadership team.

From these panels, a final selection of candidates will be chosen. The finalists will attend a Police Department Forum, Community Forum, and final interviews on July 11th and 12th.

Community members are invited to attend the Community Forum with the Police Chief finalists It’s set for July 11th, at 5:30 p.m. in the 3rd-floor chambers of the City and County Government Center. The event will also be broadcast live on local cable and online.


June 17, 2022