Sec. 20-2. Chief generally.

 

The chief of police shall have control and supervision of the police division and shall have authority to designate the place where policemen are to patrol and shall be accountable to the council for the faithful discharge of their duties. The powers conferred upon the chief of police shall, at all times be subject to the supervision of the mayor and council.

 

Source:  Code 1962, 3-3-3