What happens if complaints are found to be true?

When the investigation of a complaint reveals the accusations are true and should be sustained, the employee’s supervisors may take one of the following actions depending on the nature of the violation and the member’s discipline history:

  • Corrective Counseling
  • Demotion
  • Oral Reprimand
  • Suspension Without Pay
  • Termination
  • Written Reprimand

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1. Who does the Internal Affairs Unit report to?
2. Is there any risk in making a complaint against a member of the Police Department?
3. What happens if complaints are found to be true?