Perryville residents vote 'no' to proposition on selecting police chief

PERRY COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - The people of Perryville have voted "no" to a ballot measure that would have changed how the city selects its police chief.

An overwhelming majority have voted  to keep the police chief as an elected official, not one appointed by the Board of Alderman.

A total of 1,213 residents voted no to the proposition and 117 voted yes.

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