City of Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission

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FPC to Vote on Chief of Police Appointment
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FPC to Vote on Chief of Police Appointment

The Board will consider and vote on the appointment of Alfonso Morales to the position of Chief of Police for the City of Milwaukee for a period of time ending January 7, 2020.

Assistant Chief James Harpole Withdraws Candidacy for Acting/Interim MPD Chief
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Assistant Chief James Harpole Withdraws Candidacy for Acting/Interim MPD Chief

The board members and staff of the FPC have reluctantly accepted this news and wish to thank Assistant Chief Harpole for his over 30 years of service to our community.

FPC to Hold an MPD Acting/Interim Chief Candidate Forum
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FPC to Hold an MPD Acting/Interim Chief Candidate Forum

The event will be held on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at the Mexican Fiesta Headquarters located at 2997 S. 20th Street.

FPC Announces Candidates for Acting/Interim Police Chief
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FPC Announces Candidates for Acting/Interim Police Chief

Three candidates from within department

FPC launches Milwaukee Collaborative Reform Initiative Community Feedback Portal
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FPC launches Milwaukee Collaborative Reform Initiative Community Feedback Portal

The FPC and MPD are committed to continuing the community conversation started during the US DOJ Collaborative Review process.

FPC Process for the Selection of the MPD Interim Chief
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FPC Process for the Selection of the MPD Interim Chief

The person selected in this process will serve on a waiver basis until a permanent Chief is selected for a renewable term of office consistent with City of Milwaukee Code and State Law.

Fire & Police Commission Response to Chief Flynn Retirement Announcement
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Fire & Police Commission Response to Chief Flynn Retirement Announcement

Flynn will retire, effective February 16th, 2018.

Public Safety Hiring and the 2018 City Budget
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Public Safety Hiring and the 2018 City Budget

There will continue to be entry-level hiring for all public safety positions.

New MPD Vehicle Pursuit Policy in Effect Today
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New MPD Vehicle Pursuit Policy in Effect Today

The policy revisions allow Milwaukee Police to pursue fleeing vehicles that have been engaged in criminally reckless driving and those involved in drug dealing.

Fire and Police Commission Releases Report on Police Vehicle Pursuits
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Fire and Police Commission Releases Report on Police Vehicle Pursuits

There were 306 vehicle pursuits in 2016, the most recorded since 2002.

The Fire and Police Commission is Accepting Applications for the Position of Police Officer
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The Fire and Police Commission is Accepting Applications for the Position of Police Officer

The current annual starting salary is $57,291.18 (upon academy graduation).

The Fire and Police Commission is Accepting Applications for the Position of Community Service Officer
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The Fire and Police Commission is Accepting Applications for the Position of Community Service Officer

The CSO is a civilian employee position who supports basic police operations

Fire and Police Commission Improves Access to Citizen Complaint Process
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Fire and Police Commission Improves Access to Citizen Complaint Process

The Commission has created a new online complaint portal.