Police chief outlines goals; community survey to go live Feb. 1

  • Hawaii County Managing Director Lee Lord, left, swears in Police Chief Ben Moszkowicz in a public ceremony Friday at the West Hawaii Civic Center. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Chief Ben Moszkowicz outlines his priorities Friday at his public swearing in ceremony at the West Hawaii Civic Center. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

After a private swearing in ceremony Jan. 11 for Police Chief Ben Moszkowicz in Hilo, the new Hawaii County top cop took the oath again in a public affair Friday at the West Hawaii Civic Center.