Borough of Westville, NJ
Gloucester County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Westville 12-13-2000 (Ch. 22 of the 1974 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.
GENERAL REFERENCES
Defense and indemnification — See Ch. 9.
Salaries and compensation — See Ch. 26.
Article I Appropriate Authority; Offices and Positions

§ 56-1 Establishment; composition.

§ 56-2 Duties of police personnel.

§ 56-3 Establishment of appropriate authority.

§ 56-4 Creation of offices and positions.

§ 56-4.1 Part-time police officers.

Article II Appointments and Terminations

§ 56-5 Appointment by Mayor and Council.

§ 56-6 Chain of command.

§ 56-7 Interpretation.

§ 56-8 Qualifications for appointments.

§ 56-9 Oath or affirmation.

§ 56-10 Mandatory retirement.

§ 56-11 Probationary appointments.

§ 56-12 Termination of service of appointee.

§ 56-13 Fingerprints.

§ 56-14 Compensation.

Article III Special Law Enforcement Officers and Support Personnel

§ 56-15 Active duty required; control of officers.

§ 56-16 Appointment of special law enforcement officers and support personnel.

§ 56-17 Qualifications for appointment.

§ 56-18 Term of appointment.

§ 56-19 Termination.

§ 56-20 Duties and responsibilities of special law enforcement officers.

§ 56-21 Chain of command and regulations pertaining to special law enforcement officer.

§ 56-22 Supervision of special law enforcement officers.

Article IV Command Officers

§ 56-23 Duties and responsibilities of command and police officers.

§ 56-24 Duties and responsibilities of Chief of Police.

§ 56-25 Term of office.

§ 56-26 Removal from office.

Article V Discipline

§ 56-27 Establishment of discipline.

§ 56-28 Rules and regulations governing conduct.

§ 56-29 Prohibited conduct.

§ 56-30 Direct communication with Mayor and Council.

§ 56-31 Outside employment.

§ 56-32 Disciplinary measures.

§ 56-33 Written report of disciplinary action.

Article VI Complaints Against Police

§ 56-34 Processing of complaints by citizens.

§ 56-35 Procedures upon charges being preferred.

§ 56-36 Disposing of complaint.

§ 56-37 Reports of dereliction of duty.

§ 56-38 Opportunity for fair trial.

§ 56-39 Scheduling of trial.

§ 56-40 Powers of Mayor and Council; enforcement of subpoena.

§ 56-41 Legal defense.

§ 56-42 Right to appeal conviction.

§ 56-43 Imposition of penalties.

§ 56-44 Violations and records become part of personnel file.

§ 56-45 Compensation during period of suspension prior to determination.

§ 56-46 Compensation during suspension for member found guilty.

Article VII Disposition of Property

§ 56-47 Tangible personal property.

§ 56-48 Money.