Crane Police Chief Resigns
September 24, 2020
On September 7, 2020, Crane Police Chief John Elmore tendered his resignation. According to Mayor Collin Brannan, Chief Elmore’s last day was Monday, September 21. Elmore did not cite a reason for leaving but did give the city a two week notice. Branham says the city is currently accepting applications for the position. The city is utilizing the remaining staff to cover the vacancy left by Elmore while it searches for his replacement. Elmore joined the Crane Police Department in 2005, taking over as police chief in 2010. No other information is available at this time.