Riverside Police Department Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date February 23, 2005
Contact Deputy Chief Dave Dominguez
Phone (951) 826-5196
Fax (951) 826-2512


Chief Leach Announces Appointment of Community Affairs Manager

Riverside, Ca-  Effective Monday January 24, 2005, former Communication Bureau Manager Cherie Curzon returned to work as the Riverside Police Departmentís Community Affairs Manager. This new position is assigned to the Office of the Chief and is responsible for department community relations programs. In her new position, Cherie will have management oversight of the departments Citizens Academy Program, Public Education, Special Events and Community Based Programs.

Cherie has worked for the police department for over thirty-two years and has played an active and valuable role in the community for more than two decades. Cherie is a board member of the Riverside YWCA, Rape Crisis Center, as well as an active member and past president of the Sunshine Rotary Club. Through her community involvement and leadership, Cherie has earned a public identity of trust and respect, which will serve her well in her new position.

The Community Affairs Managers Office is located at 1445 Spruce Street, and Cherie can be reached at (951) 320-8098.

Any questions may be directed to Deputy Chief Dave Dominguez at (951) 826-5196.