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.
[Ord. No. 944 §1, 5-11-2009]
All members of the Police Department shall cooperate with State and Federal agencies charged with enforcing immigration laws. The Chief of Police shall provide all members of the Police Department with written notice of their duty to cooperate with State and Federal agencies and officials on matters pertaining to State and Federal laws governing immigration.
Any member of the Police Department who has contact with a representative of any State or Federal agency engaged in the enforcement of immigration laws concerning possible violations of such laws shall immediately notify the Chief of Police.
This notification shall be documented in writing by the reporting officer and the Chief of Police. The Chief of Police shall issue such further orders as are necessary to effectuate this policy.