Complainant alleges that an Austin police lieutenant gave an order to falsify timesheets. The Office of Police Oversight recommends that this allegation receive am A classification.
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NOTICE OF FORMAL
ICMS #: 2020-1350
August 12, 2020
Complaint: The Office of Police Oversight is the complainant. This complaint is related to
ICMS #: 2020-1282. Lieutenant
may have given an illegal order to falsify time
sheets. This order may have been followed by Sergeant
This notice of formal complaint is a request for Internal Affairs to initiate an investigation in
order to determine if the employee conduct is within compliance of APD policy, Civil Service
Rules, and Municipal Civil Service Rules.
Recommended Administrative Policies to Review (to include but not limited to):
Honesty is of the utmost importance in the police profession. Employees are expected to be
truthful at all times in the performance of their duties.
900.1.1 RESPONSIBILITY TO KNOW AND COMPLY
The rules of conduct set forth in this order do not serve as an all-inclusive list of requirements,
limitations, or prohibitions on employee conduct and activities; employees are required to know
and comply with all Department policies, procedures, and written directives.
Recommended Classification: The OPO is permitted to make a preliminary recommendation
on the classification of administrative cases.
The OPO recommends that this allegation receive an A classification.