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Bristol, VA names John Austin new Chief of Police

John Austin has been named Chief of Bristol Virginia Police.  Major Austin has been the interim chief since long time Chief Bill Price retired. John Austin has been named Chief of Bristol Virginia Police. Major Austin has been the interim chief since long time Chief Bill Price retired.
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BRISTOL, VA (WJHL) - Bristol Virginia has a new top cop.

John Austin has been named Chief of Bristol Virginia Police.

Major Austin has been the interim chief since long time Chief Bill Price retired.

Austin joined the force in 1989.

His appointment came tonight as part of a vote by the Bristol, Virginia City Council.

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