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For Immediate Release:
July 23, 2015
Media Contact:
Christopher Ferreira
chrisf@miamidade.gov
305-820-8424

Vice Chairman Bovo’s statement on the death of former Miami-Dade Police Director Robert Parker


(MIAMI-DADE, FL) – "Director Parker was a dedicated member of the Miami-Dade Police Department for 33 years and made history as the first African American Director of the police department. In this painful time my thoughts and prayers are with his family, friends, and members of the department. May God bless his family and all of our Miami-Dade Police officers," said Miami-Dade County Commission Vice Chairman Esteban Bovo Jr.