City schedules swearing-in ceremony for new chief

The City of Pensacola, Mayor Grover C. Robinson, IV and the Pensacola Police Department invite the community to attend a Swearing-In Ceremony on Monday, June 14 honoring Eric Randall as he is sworn in as police chief. The ceremony will take place at 10:30 a.m. in Council Chambers, located on the first floor of City Hall at 222 W. Main St.

It will also be live streamed at There will be limited seating capacity in Council Chambers.

Chief Randall was selected as the Chief of Police for the Pensacola Police Department in May after a nationwide search, public participation and thorough review by the selection committee and mayor.

“I am looking forward to celebrating Chief Randall’s swearing-in and bringing his leadership to the Pensacola Police Department, along with his sincere dedication to serving and connecting with the Pensacola community,” Mayor Robinson said. “The Pensacola Police Department has a strong reputation as a professional law enforcement agency, and I am excited to have Chief Randall’s passion and expertise join the incredible men and women of PPD.”