Editor's Note — Ord. no. 573 §3, adopted August 21, 2007, repealed section 200.005 "chief of police — appointment — qualifications" in its entirety. At the editor's discretion, this section has been reserved for the city's future use.
The Police of the City may be appointed in such numbers, for such times and in such manner as may be prescribed by ordinance. They shall have power to serve and execute all warrants, subpoenas, writs or other process and to make arrests in the same manner as the Marshal. They may exercise such powers in areas leased or owned by the municipality outside of the boundaries of such municipality. The Marshal and Policemen shall be conservators of the peace and shall be active and vigilant in the preservation of good order within the City.
The Board of Alderpersons of the City may by ordinance enter into a contract or agreement with any other political subdivision for the provision of Police services by one political subdivision to another on request as provided for in Section 70.815, RSMo. The terms "Chief of Police", "Police", "Police Officer" and "Police Department", as used herein, shall refer to Law Enforcement Officers of the contracting entity.
Editor's Note — The City has authorized a contract for police services with the City of Normandy in Ord. No. 626, adopted March 20, 2012. Said ordinance is on file in the City offices.