Fire & Police Civil Service

Fire & Police Civil Service provides a civil service system based upon examination and investigation as to the merit, efficiency, and fitness for the appointment, employment, and promotion of all full-time pad members appointed in the police and fire departments. In addition, the service regulates the transfer, reinstatement, suspension, and discharge of officers, firefighters, and police officers, prescribes penalties and provides remedies; and repeals acts and parts of acts. (Public Act 78 of 1935)


  • John Russi, Chair
  • Kim Meltzer, Secretary to Commission
  • Robert Vickrey, Commission Attorney
  • Bethany Prior
  • Derek Wilczynski