Police Chief Tommy Cox Sworn In

Posted on: March 19, 2019

There was standing room only in the City Council Chambers as newly appointed Chief of Police Tommy Cox was confirmed by the Council and immediately thereafter sworn in by Mayor Johnny Magee. Many city officials, employees, the general public as well as his wife Michelle, daughter Ashley and grandchildren were on hand with congratulations and words of encouragement, as his appointment was made official.
Chief Cox has been a dedicated officer of the Laurel Police Department for over 21 years and has worked in a variety of roles in patrol, juvenile, narcotics and criminal investigations. With his well-rounded background in law enforcement, his leadership will only make the City Beautiful stronger and safer.