Adairsville City Manager Pam Madison announced today that she has appointed Lieutenant Arnold E. Gillman to position of Interim Chief of Police. Gillman has served the Adairsville Police Department for 3 years, has over 17 years of law enforcement experience, army veteran, and adjunct instructor at the North Central Georgia Law Enforcement Academy.
This was after Robert Jones resigned as police chief on Wednesday morning due to medical reasons.
The City Council at the July 10th meeting authorized Ms. Madison to engage the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police for the competitive search for a new Chief. The recruitment process is expected to take 8 weeks.