aims to expand ties between police chiefs
Palm Beach Director of Public Safety Kirk Blouin is sworn in Thursday as the new president of the Palm Beach County Association of Chiefs of Police by the Hon. Paul Damico, judge with the 15th Judicial Circuit.
After being sworn in Thursday as president of the Palm Beach County Association of Chiefs of Police, Public Safety Director Kirk Blouin dropped a thick stack of papers on the floor, saying the board left him an ambitious agenda for the upcoming year.
jokingly boiled his
agenda down to one sentence: "Don't embarrass the organization."
County Judge Paul Damico administered the oath of office to Blouin and other officers at a breakfast meeting at the Atlantis Country Club.
A 24-year veteran of the Palm Beach Police Department
wants to expand relationships between local departments in sharing information, materials and assistance.
"There's not a chief in this room that I can't call and rely on them for advice and resources and vice versa," Blouin
summed up his