LANCASTER.Lancaster city council has approved Mayor Danene Sorace’s choice for interim police chief. John Bey will lead the department for the time being, starting Dec. 7. Bey retired this month from the 193rd Special Operations Wing of the Pennsylvania Air National Guard. He also served as police chief in Middletown and spent 25 years with the Pennsylvania State Police. During Tuesday night’s city council meeting, Bey talked about his policing philosophy.