Prior to the adoption of Ord. 21828 on 09/16/2013, Section 19-240 read as follows.

    The deputy police chief and any assistant police chief police captain  shall be given, upon written request, a meeting with the chief of police within forty-eight (48) hours of a dismissal, disciplinary demotion or suspension that results in a reduction or withholding of salary.  At any such meeting, the chief shall provide a brief statement, which may be oral, of the reason of the discharge, disciplinary demotion or suspension and permit the employee the opportunity to respond.  The result of this meeting shall be reduced to writing.  This subsection shall not apply to a deputy chief or assistant police chief captain  serving in a probationary period.

( Ord. No. 21456, § 1, 9-17-12)