April 9, 2019, Closed Session Votes

Publish Date 04/23/2019

Below are the votes from the closed session of the Board of Police Commissioners meeting on April 9, 2019.  Commissioner Shurin had an excused absence.

Following a motion by Commissioner Tolbert and a second by Mayor James, the Board voted to go into closed session to discuss litigation matters, personnel matters and labor negotiations.  The vote was 4-0 in favor.  Following polling, Commissioner Garrett voted Aye, Mayor James voted Aye, Commissioner Tolbert voted Aye, and Commissioner Wagner voted Aye. 

Following a motion by Mayor James and a second by Commissioner Shurin, the Board voted to authorize certain settlement authority in the case styled Troy Anderson v. Vincent Reyes, et al., in an amount not to exceed $___.[1]  The vote was 4-0 in favor.  Following polling, Commissioner Garrett voted Aye, Mayor James voted Aye, Commissioner Tolbert voted Aye, and Commissioner Wagner voted Aye. 

Following a motion by Commissioner Tolbert and a second by Commissioner Wagner, the Board voted to approve the applications for continued employment of Detective Barry Berglund, Reserve Officer Josephine Woods, Officer John Trainor, Detective Lexie Wallace, and Officer Alexander Cruz.  The vote was 4-0 in favor.  Following polling, Commissioner Garrett voted Aye, Mayor James voted Aye, Commissioner Tolbert voted Aye, and Commissioner Wagner voted Aye. 

Following a motion by Commissioner Tolbert and a second by Commissioner Wagner, the Board voted to approve the minutes of the closed sessions of the Board of Police Commissioners on February March 19, 2019.  The vote was 4-0 in favor.  Following polling, Commissioner Garrett voted Aye, Mayor James voted Aye, Commissioner Tolbert voted Aye, and Commissioner Wagner voted Aye. 

Following a motion by Commissioner Tolbert and a second by Commissioner Wagner, the Board voted to come out of closed session and adjourn.  The vote was 4-0 in favor.  Following polling, Commissioner Garrett voted Aye, Mayor James voted Aye, Commissioner Tolbert voted Aye, and Commissioner Wagner voted Aye. 

The Board adjourned at 1:45 p.m.

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[1] The amount is redacted under §610.021(1), R.S.Mo., because no final disposition of the matter has occurred.

Board of Police Commissioners Minutes