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Former Assistant MPD Chief Edith Hudson named MUPD chief

Marquette University has named Edith Hudson, former assistant chief of police for the Milwaukee Police Department, as the new chief of the university’s police department. She will officially take command of MUPD on Dec. 17, 2018.

Hudson served MPD for 25 years in progressive leadership roles before she retired from active duty in good standing in November 2015. As assistant chief of MPD, Hudson was responsible for one-third of the department’s personnel — approximately 800 police and civilian employees.