A judge has overturned a jury's decision to award nearly $77,000 to a candidate who was offered the job as police chief of Cold Spring-Richmond and quit his previous job before the offer was rescinded.
Cold Spring has extended Police Chief Chris Boucher's contract for another year. Acting city administrator Kris Dockendorf says the council also approved a 2.5 percent cost of living increase and a 3 percent step increase in his pay. Boucher was making $36.02 per hour and will now make $38.00 p…
The Cold Spring City Council is planning to make a decision in two weeks on extending the contract for Police Chief Chris Boucher for another year. Boucher was hired as chief last May. He previously served as interim chief after the retirement of Phil Jones in 2013.
Social media like Facebook and Twitter are making their way into more police departments across Minnesota. Members of the Minnesota Association of Police Chiefs are hearing about ways to use it as part of their annual conference in St. Cloud this week.