City approves $627K settlement with former MPD Chief Alfonso Morales

Former Milwaukee Police Department Chief Alfonso Morales
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MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin (WDJT) — The Milwaukee Common Council has approved a settlement between the city and former Milwaukee Police Department Chief Alfonso Morales. The settlement is worth $627,000 plus $1,575 toward mediation costs.

In return, Morales will drop state and federal lawsuits.

The Milwaukee Police Department is still without a permanent chief.

Meantime, Morales is up for a chief of police job in Fitchburg, a community just outside of Madison.

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