The South Pasadena City Council honored departing Police Chief Art Miller Wednesday night. Miller has been with the department as police chief for more than five years. He going to take over the top job of a department with about 200 sworn officers while So Pas has 36. Before taking over the So Pas position as chief, he was the captain of the Metro Division at the LAPD; considered one of the busiest jobs on the department. His wife, Linda, said she’s supportive of Art’s move. Miller’s last day is Friday. Story and photos by Steve Whitmore
Steve Whitmore is the editor for the South Pasadena Review. Steve has spent more than four decades as an award-winning print and broadcast journalist with a 16-year stint as the senior media advisor for the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. Steve comes to us from the Keene Sentinel in Keene, New Hampshire, where he covered politics and was a columnist.