Fort Worth Police chief Joel Fitzgerald is a contender for Baltimore police chief, the Fort Worth mayor’s office confirmed Friday amid swirling rumors that he had been selected for the post — rumors that took off when Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price told Dallas-area media that it “appears” Fitzgerald had taken the job.

Baltimore Mayor Catherine E. Pugh said she was still vetting candidates for the city’s next police commissioner and would not confirm claims that she had chosen Fitzgerald.

Laken Avonne Rapier, a spokeswoman for Fort Worth Mayor Price, said Fitzgerald has not submitted a letter of resignation or provided a “verbal resignation,” as of Friday morning. Fitzgerald has been in discussions about and interviewed for the Baltimore job, she told the Baltimore Sun .

 

Like this story? Want to know why tens of thousands of law enforcement people receive stories like this in their email twice a week?

Subscribe to award winning OnTarget newsletter!

Read more from source...

WE REALLY DO GIVE AWAY $25,000
EVERY YEAR TO THE WINNER…
THIS TIME, IT COULD BE YOU?

This is your opportunity to help a worthy cause and
get a chance to win the $25,000 grand prize!

Buy Your Tickets Now!

Learn More

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Shares
Share This
{"cart_token":"","hash":"","cart_data":""}