Leona Larson | WMUKReporter, WMUK
The city of Kalamazoo is allowing Public Safety Chief Vernon Coakley to retire January 1. That’s after an outside report found that sexual harassment and verbal abuse allegations against Coakley were “credible.”
Whitmer’s order concerns the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act. Passed in June, it sends federal dollars to fight gun crime to the states.
Kalamazoo Public Safety cleared a homeless encampment in the city Wednesday morning. City officials say residents had ample warning of the closure.