Prince George Police Captain Eric Young has been appointed interim Police Chief while the county searches for a new permanent replacement following today’s official retirement of Col. Edward Frankenstein.
Young has been with the department for more than 23 years. He started off as a communications officer, went to the Crater Criminal Justice Training Academy and graduated with top honors in 1992.
Since then, Young has worked as a patrol officer, a detective, and a supervisor. He was promoted to sergeant in 2001 and was in charge of the vice and narcotics teams.