DPS welcomes newly appointed deputy director
Recently retired DPS commander returns to serve as agency’s second-in-command
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“My goal is to continue on as part of the team at DPS with the mindset that everyone at the agency can make one another better,” said Young, adding that he would like to help move the agency forward during these tough economic times and continue with the agency’s vision.
Following his retirement from DPS, Young served as the interim chief of police in Youngtown from Sept. 2009 through February 2010. Young attended the Arizona Highway Patrol academy in 1972 and began his career as a highway patrolman in the
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