The City of Dothan has a new police chief.
Greg Benton was sworn into office Friday afternoonn front of dozens of family members, friends, co-workers, and city leaders.
Dothan city commissioners named Benton to the post earlier this month.
Benton has been with the Dothan Police Department since 1989.
He says without all the support, none of this would have been possible.
He was promoted to captain in 2008.