New Police Chief Sworn In

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — After months of searching, widdling down, and interviewing candidates, the Springfield Police Department welcomed its newest member. With friends, family and officers filling the justice center courtroom, Tim Doney was sworn in and began his first day as chief. “When I got into police work, I thought I’d retire as a detective, … Continue reading »

Springfield Welcomes New Police Chief

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The City of Springfield is officially welcoming its new police chief. City leaders will swear in Tim Doney Wednesday morning at the Springfield Justice Center. The longtime Oregonian has served at the Medford Police Department for more than 25 years. The city chose Doney following a lengthy hiring process that included more … Continue reading »

Springfield Names New Police Chief

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — There’ll be a new leader at the Springfield Police Department come December, as Tim Doney takes on the job of the police department’s new chief. Both the City of Springfield and Doney himself say they’re excited for this next chapter for the Springfield Police Department. Being a leader at a police department … Continue reading »

New Springfield Police Chief Announced

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – The City of Springfield has named Tim Doney as the new Springfield chief of police. Tim Doney was one of four final candidates chosen for the position last month from the original pool of 50 applicants. Doney said the following in a note to the public Wednesday: “I look forward to serving … Continue reading »