Question: Should section be amended to permit the Director of Public Safety to appoint one or more investigators for the Office of Professional Standards in lieu of officers from the police force?

Proposed Language:

§ 115-1     Office of Professional Standards

There shall be in the office of the executive head of the police force an Office of Professional Standards, consisting of one or more investigators appointed by the executive head of the police force, an administrator, and the Police Review Board. The executive head of the police force may designate an officer of the police force to administer the Office of Professional Standards, or an employee appointed to the position of Professional Standards Administrator in conformity with the civil service provisions of this Charter.

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