Boise Police Chief Ryan Lee has resigned, according to an announcement from the city of Boise.
The resignation comes at the request of Boise Mayor Lauren McLean, and follows nine separate complaints against Chief Lee over several months.
Idaho Dispatch first broke the story that Chief Lee was being investigated by Idaho State Police in January 2022.
Retired 27-year Boise Police Department veteran Ron Winegar has been appointed by McLean to interim police chief, starting Tuesday, September 27.
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