Sunday Profile Bio: Ricky Boren

March 15, 2014 

Name: Ricky Boren Age: 63 Job: Chief, Columbus Police Department. Hired in 1971 and came through the ranks, first as a patrolman, then detective. He has been chief for 10 years. Hometown: Columbus Education: Jordan High School, 1968; Columbus State University, Business Administration, 1971; Columbus State University, master’s, public administration, 1990. Family: Wife, Nancy; children, Madelyn, 15; Caroline, 13; Will Thomas, 11; grown daughter, Laura. Boren on his legacy: “I want my legacy to show that I was a fair and honest individual that took care of the citizens in our community and took care of the officers within the department.”

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