Newton Falls Council OKs investigation into police chief's actions

NEWTON FALLS — Allegations of misconduct against Police Chief John Kuivila could possibly lead to termination of his job perhaps as early as next week.

Council, after a one-hour executive session tonight, passed a resolution ordering the city manager and law director to determine disciplinary action against Kuivila “up to and including termination.” The vote was unanimous.

This month, two women employees of the police department alleged that the chief’s conduct toward them was improper and inappropriate.

For the complete story, read Tuesday's Vindicator and

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