Pooler names new chief of police

By Jamie Ertle-Durden - email

POOLER, GA (WTOC) Pooler City Manager, Robert Byrd, made a huge announcement to the Pooler Police Department on Thursday morning: they now have a new chief of police.

Maj. Mark Revenew, who's been acting chief since the sudden death of longtime chief Butch Chan, is the new police chief. Chan died in late August, while on a cruise with his wife. See Death of Pooler's police chief leaves many in mourning.

Mayor Mike Lamb who was at the announcement with several city council members said he's very happy for Revenew and that he'll support him in his new role.

Revenew is a longtime Pooler resident and has served on the Pooler Police Department for more than 20 years.

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