Chattanooga Settles With 14 Reassigned Police Officers After Allegations Of Untruthfulness

The city of Chattanooga has settled with 14 Chattanooga police officers who were reassigned after allegations of untruthfulness or misrepresentations, Chattanooga Mayor Tim Kelly’s office announced Wednesday.

“In the course of raising department standards for officer truthfulness, several process and legal concerns were raised by affected employees asserting that related reassignment and personnel changes were out of compliance with existing department policy,” the news release said. “This issue was complex and took lawyers months to untangle, due to questions that involved HR policy, state law, due process and other issues.”

Continue reading at www.timesfreepress.com

More from The Latest News.