Michael Snyder was arrested last Monday in Metro Detroit for impersonating a federal officer on Interstate 96 in Livingston County, following prior incidents of police impersonation and aggressive behavior.
According to a press release shared by the Ann Arbor Police Department, Officer Michael Alvarez has been placed on temporary paid leave due to allegations concerning his conduct prior to joining AAPD. AAPD is currently carrying out an internal investigation to assess the allegations. Alvarez will remain on administrative leave until further notice.
According to the city of Ann Arbor's salaray roster from January 2018, Alvarez made $56, 846.40.
AAPD did not respond in time to comment prior to publication.
The University of Michigan Division of Public Safety and Security issued a crime alert Thursday night informing students that the Ann Arbor Police is currently investigating a home invasion that reportedly occurred on the 900 block of Greenwood Avenue Wednesday night at some point between 12:15 and 6:20 a.m.
Michael Cox, Ann Arbor’s new chief of police, was officially sworn in on Tuesday afternoon. The ceremony took place. in the City Council chambers and the audience consisted of several citizens, police officials, government officials and Cox’s close family and friends.
At the start of the ceremony, Mayor Christopher Taylor welcomed the crowd and shared opening remarks. He began his speech by addressing the goals of the Ann Arbor municipal department in general.
Following a lengthy investigation regarding the alleged sexual misconduct of University of Michigan professor David Daniels, the University’s attorney Brian Schultz has requested that the resulting findings compiled by the Office of Institutional Equity be sealed from the public. U.S. District Judge Arthur Tarnow is set to analyze the case on Sept. 24 in Detroit’s federal court, at which time he will decide whether or not the OIE’s report will be kept confidential.