ST. CLOUD - A former St. Cloud police chief has died. James Moline died of cancer at the age of 82 on Saturday.

He joined the St. Cloud police department in 1957 as a patrol officer, serving over 39 years. Moline attained the rank of Assistant Chief of Police, and also served as the interim Chief of Police in 1986 and 1987.

Funeral services for Moline will be on Friday at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul's Catholic Church in St. Cloud.

The Benson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.