Police Civil Service Commission

The Police Civil Service Commission consists of three members known and designated as the civilian members. One civilian member is appointed by the Mayor for a one-year term; one is appointed by City Council for a two-year term; and one is appointed upon nomination by the active membership of the Police Department and appointment by the Mayor for a three-year term. The civilian members are resident voters of the City and persons of good moral character. A salary of $1,800 is paid annually to appointees for sitting on this board.

Meetings: 11:00 AM on the second Wednesday of each month in the Community Room at the Michigan City Police Department.

Current Members

Mr. Bruce Krause
term expires: 09-27-2024
FOP Appointee

Mr. Scott Matzke
term expires: 09-15-2023
Mayoral Appointee

Ms. Lela Simmons
term expires: 09-07-2023
Council Appointment

Mr. Gene Simmons
Council Liaison

Mr. Chuck Watterson
Commission Attorney