For Release April 18, 2019

“There have been too many ethical lapses in the part of this mayoral administration and, especially after the firing of former DOI Commissioner Mark Peters, the integrity of the city’s investigative branch is paramount to public trust”

Council Member Borelli’s legislation would amend the City Charter to designate the Department of Investigation as under the authority of the Public Advocate. The way the charter is currently written allows for default mayoral control.