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Charles H. Ramsey

Police Chief
Male
Born 1950
Age 66
Hometown Chicago

Charles H. Ramsey, is the Commissioner of the Philadelphia Police Department. Prior to assuming that post in January 2008, he had served as Chief of the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia (MPDC) from 1998 to 2006. A native of Chicago, Illinois, he joined the Chicago Police Department as an 18-year-old cadet in 1968. After serving six years as a patrol officer, he was promoted to sergeant in 1977.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1950 Birth Born in 1950.

TEENAGE

1968 18 Years Old A native of Chicago, Illinois, he joined the Chicago Police Department as an 18-year-old cadet in 1968.

TWENTIES

1977 27 Years Old After serving six years as a patrol officer, he was promoted to sergeant in 1977.

THIRTIES

1984 34 Years Old He was appointed a lieutenant in 1984 and became captain in 1988.
1989 39 Years Old He served as Commander of the Narcotics Section from 1989 to 1992 before spending two years as a Deputy Chief of the police force's Patrol Division.

FORTIES

1994 44 Years Old In 1994, he was appointed Deputy Superintendent.
1998 48 Years Old In 1998, he became the MPDC chief. … Read More

FIFTIES

On January 13, 2006, the District of Columbia Court of Appeals ruled that the arrests violated the Fourth Amendment and that Chief Ramsey could be held personally liable for the violations. … Read More
2007 57 Years Old On November 15, 2007, Philadelphia Mayor Elect Michael Nutter nominated Ramsey as Police Commissioner.
2008 58 Years Old 1 More Event
…  Prior to assuming that post in January 2008, he had served as Chief of the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia (MPDC) from 1998 to 2006.
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