Chief Smith comes to Lawton from Kentucky, where he was a Major with the Louisville Police Department.
Smith worked with the Special Operations and Hostage Negotiation Teams in Louisville.
He's also a retired Colonel with the U.S. Army Reserves.
The City started looking for a new chief in March, after former Chief Ronnie Smith said he was forced to resign after 37 years of service.
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