Joplin Police Chief Kevin Lindsey is one of 11 candidates still in the running for the Springdale, Ark., police chief position, according to this morning's Arkansas Democrat. The reduction from 24 candidates to 11 was made during a Civil Service Commission meeting Wednesday.
The Springdale Civil Service Commission pared its list of police chief candidates to 11 during an hour-long private meeting Wednesday. The article said acting police chief Rick Hoyt has been asked to conduct background checks on Lindsey and the other 10 candidates.
Lindsey recently was one of three finalists for the Grand Island, Neb., police chief position. That job was given to another candidate.