City to hire assistant police outside of department | City Briefs
Last updated 2/24/2022 at 9:22am
City will hire assistant police chief outside of department
The City of Edmonds reports that it will soon extend a final offer to two external assistant chief candidates. Current interim assistant chiefs are Josh McClure and Shane Hawley.
On Tuesday, councilmember approved the assistant chief pay range be adjusted to allow for a more reasonable differentiation for the assistant police chief rank.
This is due to the lack of ability to make overtime (sergeants are overtime eligible, assistant chiefs are not), the increased responsibility, and the low percentage pay increase, promoting to the...