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April 25, 2006

Albany-- The Albany Police Department has hired eight new officers.

Chief James Younger made that announcement tonight before the Albany City Commission meeting.

The eight officers start police academy next week and will go through six months of training.

The city has struggled with an officer shortage for years. Chief Younger says the department has approximately 30 more vacancies to fill.

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