New UAF Police Chief?


When did UAF get a new police chief and what happened to the previous chief?


TP-15-4520-179-1Steve Goetz has been named acting police chief at UAF and began his work June 1. He replaced Chief Keith Mallard, who announced his retirement earlier this year.

Goetz has worked for the UAF Police Department for nearly 20 years. He served 3½ years as a patrol officer, 14½ years as the department investigator and the past two years as the deputy chief.