A.   Appointment And Removal Of Police Chief; Law Enforcement Assistance: There is hereby created a Police Department for the City, the head of which shall be the Chief of Police. The Chief of Police shall be appointed by the City Manager, with a term of office running until such services are terminated by death, resignation, removal by the City Manager or other legal manner. Law enforcement assistance may also be provided, as a Municipal service, on a contractual basis.
   B.   Appointment And Removal Of Police Officers: One or more police officers may be appointed by the City Manager. Said police officers may be removed by the City Manager. (2007 Code § 1-23)