There shall be a Department of Community Safety, which shall be administered by a Director of Community Safety, who shall be the City Manager acting ex-officio. The Director of Community Safety shall be the executive head of the Police and Fire Departments and shall have all powers and duties connected with and incident to the appointment, regulation and government of these Departments, except as otherwise provided by law. He shall keep a record of his proceedings, a copy of which certified by him shall be competent evidence in all courts.
(Ord. 38-73. Passed 8-20-73; Ord. 60-74. Passed 12-3-74.)