Council Conference Room in the Dearborn Heights City Hall 6045 Fenton Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Martin Crandall, President
Stephen Lobkovich, Secretary
Margaret Hazlett, Recording Secretary
Elisabeth Sobota-Perry, Recording Secretary
The ACT 78 Police & Fire Civil Service Commission was established to provide a civil service system for full-time paid members in the Fire and Police Departments based on Michigan Public Act 78 of 1935. The Commission oversees all matters related to the appointment, employment, and promotion of all full-time paid members in the Fire and Police Departments. In accordance with Act 78, the Commission regulates transfers, reinstatements, suspensions, and discharges of police officers or firefighters. When appropriate, the Commission conducts investigations, holds hearings, and prescribes penalties or repeals acts.