Under the direction of the City Manager, performs extensive administrative, managerial, operational and public relations work. The Police Chief is responsible for the protection of lives and property in the City through the administration of all police, communications/dispatch center, and code enforcement. Employee ensures efficient and effective operations of the police department through control of activities, seeing that order is maintained, that laws and ordinances are enforced, and by taking measures to prevent crime and to protect lives and property of the public through the planning of activities and the selection, training, assignment, supervision, and discipline of all department members. The position of Police Chief is appointed by the City Manager and is considered “at will.”

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