By Michael G. Stogner
Update: from Almanac Twitter During a town hall meeting Thursday evening to discuss policing in #MenloPark, Housing Commissioner Karen Grove said she’d heard Menlo Park police Chief Dave Bertini use a racial slur in an ethics training.
Menlo Park Police Chief Dave Bertini is taking his Ball and going home.
The Council and Chief of Police were having a discussion on Police Reform.
Councilman Ray Mueller asked him a vague softball question “How the police department can build a better relationship with residents.”
“It is obvious to me that I have lost the trust of council,” Bertini said.
His last day will be July 30, 2020
This is a conversation all City and County Officials in America are starting to have, Let the negotiations begin.
Once you know you have a disgruntled employee its best to take their keys ASAP and Thank them for all they have done for your community, Replace that position in the interim.