The New Amsterdam Chief of Police, Kris Van Beurden, is running for the office of Mayor
of New Amsterdam. If elected he vows to correct the shameful way the city
has been treating its police force. He vows to improve police pensions and
improve healthcare benefits and states the city’s men in blue will no longer be left
behind. Van Beurden is a member of the Republican party. His hashtag is #VanBeurden for Mayor.
The current mayor, miss Elina Gouliou, a Democratic party member, has also announced that she will be running for re-election.