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A look back on JD Hays' career in Steamboat

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JD Hays escorts James Brown in September 1993 when the city of Steamboat Springs dedicated the James Brown Soul Center of the Universe Bridge. Courtesy photo

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Steamboat Springs Police Department officers used to wear Wrangler jeans and were issued cowboy hats as part of their uniform. Courtesy photo

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JD Hays is caught dancing. Courtesy photo

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JD Hays was a power hitter and earned the nickname "Slugger" when he played on the department’s softball team, which was named Hays’ Hosers. Courtesy photo

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Retiring Steamboat Springs police Chief JD Hays, middle, laughs with his successor, Capt. Joel Rae, right, and former Steamboat Springs City Manager Paul Hughes on Thursday during a ceremony in which a street was renamed JD Hays Way. Photo by Matt Stensland

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JD Hays joined the Steamboat Springs Police Department in 1980. Photo by Matt Stensland

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