Police Union President Sues Vallejo After Federal Lawsuit Fails

VALLEJO – Vallejo’s police union and its president filed a lawsuit in state court earlier this month based on similar allegations of civil rights violations that the union claimed in a federal lawsuit that a judge dismissed last month.

The new lawsuit, filed in Solano County Superior Court, alleges that Vallejo city officials and councilmembers planned to force the implementation of police reforms over union objections by targeting union president Michael Nichelini with a series of disciplinary actions that culminated in his termination in 2021.

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