August 21, 2013

News Release

For Immediate Release

Police to promote two to Captain

The Springfield Police Department will hold a promotion ceremony at 3 p.m. on Friday, August 23, at the Springfield Regional Police and Fire Training Center, 2620 W. Battlefield. The SPD is to promote two sworn officers.

Lieutenants Ben King and Vance Holland will both be promoted to the rank of Captain. Lt. King has been with the SPD since 1994 and will assigned to the Uniform Operations Bureau as the commander for the South District Station. Lt. Holland has been with the department since 1996 and will be assigned to the Investigations and Support Services Bureau as the commander of Support Services.

Media are invited to attend.

Media Contact: Lisa Cox, Public Affairs Officer
O: 864-1786 | C: 839-5301
Release authorized by: Chief Paul Williams

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 •