Family, friends and city officials witnessed the oath tonight as
Emmett Stone becomes the head of the Cheviot Police Department.
Mayor Keller preformed the ceremony just after 6 p.m. in the council chambers Cheviot City Hall. ” I have a lot of confidence in you, we’ll back your decisions” Mayor Keller said.
Mr. Stone started his career with the department in 1998.
Chief Stone replaces former Chief Lally a graduate of Western Hills High school. Chief Lally joined Cheviot police in Jan. 1987 moved to the rank of sergeant and Chief in November of 2011.
Chief Lally retired June 2, 2017 he plans to move into the education field.