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Reno Chief For Faster Probes Of Officer-Involved Shootings

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Reno's police chief is trying to find ways to expedite investigations into officer-involved shootings.

Chief Jason Soto says one of the complaints he has heard in the community is that it shouldn't take up to two years to make details public after a police officer shoots someone.

The Reno Gazette-Journal reports Soto made his comments during a panel discussion with police chiefs across the state organized by Attorney General Aaron Ford.

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Soto also serves as acting city manager of Reno. He didn't offer any details other than to say the region is working on establishing a deadline for most investigations to be completed.