PUBLIC SAFETY The list narrows to two candidates for Salem’s next police chief Both candidates have decades of experience in law enforcement, one in California and the other in Texas. By Saphara Harrell - Salem Reporter October 16, 2020 at 5:32pm Read this article for free. Sign up for a free trial. It’s fast and easy. No credit card needed. Log in if you have a subscription. Want to skip the trial? Subscribe. If you are a human, ignore this field Looks like you already have an account. Log in.