Borough of West View, PA
Allegheny County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Borough of West View 7-12-2006 by Ord. No. 1434. Amendments noted where applicable.]

Police Department — See Ch. 58.

Terminology (§ A296-1 — § A296-2) 

Civil Service Commission (§ A296-3 — § A296-16) 

Applications and Qualifications (§ A296-17 — § A296-29) 

Examination and Grading Procedure (§ A296-30 — § A296-40) 

Certification of List of Eligible and Appointment (§ A296-41 — § A296-47) 

Suspensions, Removals and Reductions in Rank (§ A296-48 — § A296-59) 

Inspection of Records (§ A296-60 — § A296-62) 

Recommendation (§ A296-63) 

Article I Terminology

§ A296-1 Definitions.

§ A296-2 Gender.

Article II Civil Service Commission

§ A296-3 Officers.

§ A296-4 Incompatible offices.

§ A296-5 Organization of Commission.

§ A296-6 Duties of Chairperson.

§ A296-7 Duties of Secretary.

§ A296-8 Meetings.

§ A296-9 Quorum.

§ A296-10 Order of business.

§ A296-11 Minutes.

§ A296-12 Rules and regulations.

§ A296-13 Clerks and supplies.

§ A296-14 Investigations.

§ A296-15 Subpoenas.

§ A296-16 Annual report.

Article III Applications and Qualifications

§ A296-17 Eligibility for examination.

§ A296-18 Discrimination.

§ A296-19 Availability.

§ A296-20 Age requirements.

§ A296-21 General qualifications for all applicants.

§ A296-22 General qualifications for applicants for Lieutenant and Sergeant.

§ A296-23 General qualifications for applicants for Chief of Police.

§ A296-24 Recording of application.

§ A296-25 Sequence of selection process.

§ A296-26 Disqualification/rejection of applicant.

§ A296-27 Hearing for disqualified applicants.

§ A296-28 Penalty for false statement.

§ A296-29 Public notice.

Article IV Examination and Grading Procedure

§ A296-30 General examination requirements for position of police officer.

§ A296-31 General examination requirements for positions of Lieutenant and Sergeant.

§ A296-32 Eligibility list.

§ A296-33 Appointment of examiners.

§ A296-34 Admission to written examination.

§ A296-35 Physical fitness testing.

§ A296-36 Written examinations.

§ A296-37 Oral examination.

§ A296-38 Veterans' preference points.

§ A296-39 Background investigation.

§ A296-40 Improper conduct.

Article V Certification of List of Eligible and Appointment

§ A296-41 Creation of patrol officer eligibility list.

§ A296-42 Removal of names from furlough or eligible list.

§ A296-43 Appointment.

§ A296-44 Appointment of Chief of Police.

§ A296-45 Physical and psychological examination.

§ A296-46 Probationary period.

§ A296-47 Provisional appointments.

Article VI Suspensions, Removals and Reductions in Rank

§ A296-48 General provisions.

§ A296-49 Restrictions.

§ A296-50 Cause for removal, suspension and reduction in rank.

§ A296-51 Procedure.

§ A296-52 Hearing on removal, suspension or reduction in rank.

§ A296-53 Notice of hearing.

§ A296-54 Hearing procedure.

§ A296-55 Oaths.

§ A296-56 Decision of Commission.

§ A296-57 Appeal to Court.

§ A296-58 Filing of determinations of Commission.

§ A296-59 Furloughs.

Article VII Inspection of Records

§ A296-60 Inspection in general.

§ A296-61 Inspection of personnel files.

§ A296-62 Inspection of examination material.

Article VIII Recommendation

§ A296-63 Recommendation of rules and regulations.