Wise promoted to BCPD inspector

generic Battle Creek Police Department

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (WOOD) — Brad Wise has been named to the police inspector position at the Battle Creek Police Department.

Wise has served in BCPD for 19 years, according to a Monday release from the department.

A detective before his promotion, he has served on several boards in the department and has been recognized for his work on sexual assault prevention. He also teaches at the police academy and the Battle Creek Citizens Police Academy.

Wise succeeds Maria Alonso. She and Deputy Chief Jim Saylor were fired earlier this year after allegations arose that they had engaged in an inappropriate relationship. They are suing the city.

WOOD TV8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s