City of Saginaw, Michigan

July 14, 2020 SAGINAW, MI – The City of Saginaw became aware of a recent incident which involved one of its police officers and an individual that had been arrested for criminal activity and taken into custody. After the preliminary review of information regarding the situation, the City has taken prompt action by suspending the police officer indefinitely, without pay, while an internal investigation is being completed. In addition, the City has turned the incident over to the Michigan State Police and the Saginaw County Prosecutor’s office for investigation of potential criminal conduct.

Tim Morales, City Manager, stated that “We are not at liberty to share details and names of the parties involved at this time. However; the City of Saginaw will not tolerate any activity that violates our policies, procedures, or community values. We are taking this situation very seriously and anticipate a swift conclusion to the investigations.”