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Montgomery welcomes new public safety director

Montgomery, AL (WSFA)  - The city of Montgomery has a new public safety director.

Colonel Chris Murphy was sworn in by Mayor Todd Strange on Friday.

Murphy will oversee and coordinate the efforts of the police and fire departments, and their emergency communications divisions.

Before taking the position, Murphy was the Director of the Alabama Department of Public Safety.

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