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Weber Named Police Department Deputy Chief
The Eden Prairie Police Department is pleased to announce the promotion of Greg Weber to the position of deputy chief, effective Feb. 7, 2018.
Deputy Chief Weber is a 27-year veteran of the department and served as a field training officer, patrol corporal, patrol sergeant, liaison sergeant, and ERU team leader and team commander. He was promoted to lieutenant in 2008 and has served as captain since 2016.
Weber earned a bachelor's degree in law enforcement from Minnesota State University-Mankato, a master's degree in police leadership, administration and education from the University of St. Thomas, and is a graduate of the FBI National Academy.
“Deputy Chief Weber will remain in charge of Police Department operations,” said Chief Jim DeMann. “This promotion is part of the department’s succession planning process which includes opportunities for training and experience, and will ensure a smooth leadership transition in the future.”