Costa Mesa police chief resignation letter

    Costa Mesa's in­ter­im Po­lice Chief Steve Stave­ley said he plans to resign from the Po­lice De­part­ment. Stave­ley said he is un­happy with what he calls “a fool­hardy” pro­pos­al by the City Coun­cil to re­duce po­lice staff­ing levels. Coun­cil mem­bers on Tues­day will con­sider thin­ning the ranks to help grapple with budget prob­lems.

    Read more: Costa Mesa po­lice chief will quit in protest of budget cuts

    Published: June 20, 2011
    Sources: City of Costa Mesa
    Credits: John Canalis, Steve Marble, Anthony Pesce
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