(A)   An auxiliary police unit is established within the Police Department of the city.  The City Manager shall be the executive head of the unit and shall make all appointments or removals of officers from the unit at his or her discretion.  The City Manager shall prescribe rules and regulations for the organization, training, administration, control, compensation and conduct of the unit and the members thereof.
   (B)   Members of the unit shall and are hereby vested with all police powers, including the power to pursue, arrest and detain persons violating the laws of the State of Ohio and the ordinances of the city in accordance with such laws and ordinances and written policies and regulations as may be approved by the City Manager and the Chief of Police.
(Ord. 02-3142, passed 4-4-02)