No experience? No problem

April 17, 2009
Tony Randall, land surveyor, ran for police chief - and won - to prove a point

Monitor staff
Concord Monitor

Concord Monitor- Ashland police Chief Tony Randall sees it as a beauty pageant, a popularity contest, a hiring process that does little to benefit his town.

And he doesn't like it.

As a kid, he remembers the revolving door of chiefs in Ashland, the anonymity of it all, the lack of continuity and rhythm that small towns cherish.

To read this article in full, click here.