The Baton Rouge Police Department is under new leadership today.
A federal court judge yesterday presided over the oath of office for Murphy Paul as he was sworn in as the city's new police chief.
New BRPD Chief Sworn In (WBRZ VIDEO)
Paul is a former lieutenant colonel with the Louisiana State Police.
He's planning to deploy more officers to high-crime areas in the capital city and purchase dozens of more crime cameras and license plate readers.
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