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Chance Gates Joins Jamestown Police Department

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Ja:goh Chance Gates (Cattaraugus Territory, Oneida/Seneca, Wolf clan), son of Leroy Kevin Gates and Joi Jamieson, Grandson of Joyce E. Maybee Gates and the late Leroy C. Gates Jr..

The Jamestown Police Department is happy to announce the hiring of Police Officer Chance Gates. Gates is a graduate from Silver Creek Central High School, Genesee Community College, St. John Fisher College, and the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Academy.

Chance is a former Seneca Nation Marshal and enjoys lacrosse, basketball, hockey, and spending time with family.