Township of Allegheny, PA
Westmoreland County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Allegheny 12-8-1986 as §§ 1.31 to 1.34 of the 1986 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Police pension plan — See Ch. 33, Art. I.
The Police Commissioner shall be the chief executive officer of the Police Department. He shall, under the direction of the Board of Supervisors, be in charge of the police force and have supervision over its members, in the exercise of their powers, duties and authority.
Subordinate to the Police Commissioner there may be a Chief of Police, lieutenant, sergeant and patrolman established, or any other classification which the Board of Supervisors shall hereinafter designate. The priority of authority among such subordinate classifications is whether they shall be on a full-time or part-time basis, and the compensation of each shall be determined by the Board of Supervisors from time to time.
Nothing herein contained shall affect the authority of the Police Commissioner to appoint special policemen during emergencies.
All accident reports and reports of violation shall be submitted to the Police Commissioner every week for his review and he, or the Chief of Police, shall submit a report to the Board of Supervisors at its regular meeting.