Chief of Police Joseph Chacon determined that Detective Mata's actions violated Civil Service Commission Rule 10.03 and suspended him from his duties for ten days, from December 3, 2021, to December 12, 2021. Internal Affairs' investigation revealed that Detective Mata neglected his duties when he failed to properly investigate a domestic violence case, including not interviewing witnesses and documenting evidence.
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