14.00.030     SUPERVISORS ROLE IN DISCIPLINE                   (CALEA 26.1.5)


Supervisors have an important role in affecting discipline and may be responsible for making disciplinary recommendations. The supervisor must be intimately familiar with department philosophies, principles, and practices.  It is incumbent upon the supervisor to explain performance expectations clearly to employees, observe performance and be aware of any performance or behavioral issues and address them appropriately.


Supervisors are expected to actively enforce the written directives of the Bellevue Police Department.  All investigations shall be conducted without personal or professional bias and in accordance to other provisions of this Manual of Standards, the City of Bellevue Employee Guidelines, and applicable collective bargaining agreements.