01/05/2015 12:06 EST | Updated 03/07/2015 05:59 EST

New Lethbridge police chief to be sworn in at city hall ceremony

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. - A new police chief in Lethbridge is to be sworn in today during a ceremony at city hall.

Robert Davis was unanimously chosen for the job by the nine-member Lethbridge Regional Police Commission.

Davis is coming from Dryden, Ont., where he was the police chief since 2011.

He replaces Tom McKenzie, who retired in October after more than 38 years of police service.