Former Chattanooga Police Chief Bobby Dodd picks up papers to run for Hamilton County sheriff

photo Chattanooga Police Chief Bobby Dodd., speaks to members of the STARS program (Shepherd Teaching Academics Respect Service) during a tour of the Chattanooga Police Services Center. Dodd retired Tuesday.

Former Chattanooga Police Chief Bobby Dodd, who retired Tuesday, picked up qualifying papers this afternoon to run for Hamilton County sheriff.

Current Sheriff Jim Hammond is seeking reelection.

The election is in August.

Read more in tomorrow's Times Free Press.