Bradenton Mayor Wayne Poston introduces Melanie Bevan to members of the Bradenton Police Department during a meeting Tuesday where Bevan was introduced as the new chief. 
 GRANT JEFFERIES/Bradenton Herald
Bradenton Mayor Wayne Poston introduces Melanie Bevan to members of the Bradenton Police Department during a meeting Tuesday where Bevan was introduced as the new chief. GRANT JEFFERIES/Bradenton Herald gjefferies@bradenton.com
Bradenton Mayor Wayne Poston introduces Melanie Bevan to members of the Bradenton Police Department during a meeting Tuesday where Bevan was introduced as the new chief. GRANT JEFFERIES/Bradenton Herald gjefferies@bradenton.com

A hearty welcome to Bradenton's next police chief, Melanie Bevan

January 30, 2016 12:00 AM