79°F
weather icon Partly Cloudy

Ex-Las Vegas police captain to lead Napa, California, agency

A former Las Vegas police captain will soon lead a small department in California’s wine country.

Former Metropolitan Police Department homicide Capt. Robert Plummer will take over as chief of the Napa Police Department in July, according to a release by Napa officials. He retired from Metro last week.

“He brings a wealth of knowledge to our city,” Napa City Manager Mike Parness said in the release.

Plummer had been on the force in Las Vegas for nearly 30 years, according to the release.

Contact Blake Apgar at bapgar@reviewjournal.com or 702-387-5298. Follow @blakeapgar on Twitter.

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
THE LATEST
Week in Pictures: June 9-June 15

Take a look at some of the most eye-popping pictures from Las Vegas Review-Journal photographers in the past week, including the Tyson Fury boxing match, Las Vegas Aces center Liz Cambage, Las Vegas Lights FC coach Eric Wynalda, the Battle For Vegas charity softball game, Steve Aoki’s new show and the National Atomic Testing Museum. […]

Target stores across US hit with checkout glitch

A glitch stalled checkout lines at Target stores worldwide Saturday, exasperating shoppers and potentially eating into sales at a prime time for retailers, the day before Fathers Day.