City Manager, Sunny K. Philip announced Mr. Cesar Rene Diaz has been appointed as the new Police Chief of the city of La Feria Police Department effective July 7th.
Mr. Diaz has served as the elected Constable for Precinct 5, Cameron County since 2001. Prior to that he was with the Cameron County Sheriff’s Department for 8 years.
A swearing in ceremony is scheduled for July 7th followed by a welcome reception for the public to meet the new chief.
Current Police Chief Donato Garcia is retiring after 27 years of service to the La Feria Police Department, serving as chief since 2001.