“No Shave November” may have come and gone but for one East Texas police department, it have only just begun.
Palestine Assistant Police Chief Gary Rayford said that what began as a fundraiser for a firefighter’s son diagnosed with Leukemia quickly became a way for officers to bond with each other.
“It’s been a real morale booster,” Rayford said.
Over 550 people cast a vote on Chief Andy Harvey’s Facebook page with 83 percent voting in favor of allowing officers to keep their beards.
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