Greg Ray Reinstated As Sheffield Police Chief

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SHEFFIELD, Ala. (WHNT) - Former Sheffield Police Chief Greg Ray is back on the job.  He has been reinstated to his previous position.

Sheffield's Civil Service Board voted to fully reinstate Ray following a series of hearings.  The board announced its decision today.  Read the letter.

Chief Ray was terminated in October after Mayor Ian Sanford filed seven accusations of misconduct and miscommunication.

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