(A)   The Mayor, in cooperation with the Chief of Police, may, from time to time, when it appears necessary and proper in the detection or solution of crime or in the apprehension of suspected offenders, appoint not to exceed three persons at any one time to act as special police. Such appointments shall be in writing and shall fix the term of appointment to be not more than 30 days, and the Mayor may terminate such appointment without notice.
   (B)   The compensation of such special police shall be fixed by the Mayor, but shall not exceed the sum of $10 per day.
   (C)   All special police officers shall be casual employees only and shall not be under civil service or entitled to any of the rights or privileges of the civil service law.
(2013 Code, § 24-25) (Ord. 10, passed 8-14-1950)