Fire & Police Civil Service

To provide a civil service system based upon examination and investigation as to the merit, efficiency and fitness for appointment, employment and promotion of all full-time pad members appointed in the police and fire departments; regulate the transfer, reinstatement, suspension and discharge of officers, fire fighters and police officers; to prescribe penalties and provide remedies; and to repeal acts and parts of acts. (Public Act 78 of 1935)


  • John Russi, Chair
  • Daniel Goulette
  • Kim Meltzer, Secretary to Commission
  • Robert Vickrey, Commission Attorney
  • Bethany Prior