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Former Sikeston DPS chief appeared before confirmation board in Jefferson City, MO

(Source: KFVS) (Source: KFVS)
JEFFERSON CITY, MO (KFVS) -

The Heartland police chief Missouri Governor Eric Greitens wanted to head the state's Department of Public Safety took a major step toward that position on Wednesday, February 1.

Former Sikeston DPS Chief Drew Juden spent time before the Gubernatorial Confirmation Board in Jefferson City, Mo.

Juden said he spent about 20 minutes answering questions from committee members.

His appointment goes to the full Senate for a vote the following week.

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