Burdens of Proof

Learning Points:

  1. The level of proof required to terminate a police officer.
  2. The weight given to a Federal Court’s acquittal of a police officer.
  3. The importance given to an officer’s past work history in relation to the seriousness of the charged offenses.
  4. The clarity of the contract language.
  5. The simplicity of the language used in the City’s rules and regulations