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In accordance with City Code 2.125.030, five commissioners are appointed by the mayor to four-year terms. One non-voting member designated by the City Manager to be the city representative who shall serve as technical advisor to the commission. The commission shall conduct examinations of Police and Fire applicants and certify lists of eligible applicants. The Commission also hears charges against individual officers alleging misconduct, failure to perform duties, offenses of a criminal nature or violations of the Rules and Regulations of the Police and Fire Departments. To be eligible for appointment as a commissioner, a nominee may not be a city employee, and shall have at least three years of experience in a responsible position requiring knowledge of the legal issues involved in the hiring, or disciplining of employees.

Authority: Ordinance 18382
Term: Four years
Term limits: None. No provisions for removal
Meets: Quarterly, or on an as needed basis

Board members and term end dates:
Chair – Ray Delgado, 4/30/15. 
Jacqueline Bugg, 11/30/15;
Doria Watson, 4/30/17;
Robert Bausch, 10/31/17
Jessie Mae Brice Thompson, 1/5/18;

City Contact: Michele Smith; 368 - 3765

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