ORDINANCE NO. 2--1989
AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF BELLEFONTE, KENTUCKY, ESTABLISHING A REGULAR POLICE FORCE TO PERFORM DUTIES WITHIN THE CITY UPON CERTAIN TERMS INCLUDING THE NUMBER OF OFFICERS AND THE MEN OF SUCH FORCE AND THE MANNER OF THEIR APPOINTMENT; PROVIDING FOR COMPENSATION AND SALARY FOR ITS MEMBERS; RULES AND REGULATIONS GOVERNINGTHE POWERS AND DUTIES OF MEMBERS OF SUCH FORCE; AND OTHER MATTERS.
BE IT ORDAINED by the Board of Commissioners of the City of Bellefonte, Kentucky, as follows:
That a Police Department of the City of Bellefonte, Kentucky, be and the same is hereby established.
That said Police Department be composed and consist of a Chief of Police and such other additional policemen as the City of Bellefonte, Kentucky, Board of Commissioners may deem necessary as members of said Police Department.
That said Chief of Police and other policemen as members of said Police Department be paid a salary which shall be set from time to time by the Board of Commissioners as conditions warrant, and that said salary shall be in lieu of any fees that any member of the Police Department may become entitled to by law and that any of said fees shall be paid into the City Treasury.
That said Chief of Police and other policemen as members of said Police Department shall have generally those powers and duties necessary to enforce the laws of the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the ordinances of the City of Bellefonte Kentucky, and such other powers and duties as may be established from time to time by the Board of Commissioners as conditions warrant.
That all ordinances in conflict herewith are specifically hereby repealed to the extent of said conflict only.
That each section and each sentence of this ordinance is enacted separately and the invalidity and/or unconstitutionality of any one particular sentence and/or section shall not affect the validity and/or constitutionality of any other sentence and/or section.
That this ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage, approval and publication according to law.
Richard a. Macomb
MAYOR, CITY OF BELLEFONTE, KENTUCKY
First Reading 2-27-89
Second Reading 3-27-89