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Police union expected to take vote of confidence in interim chief

WEST END, OH (FOX19) -

Cincinnati's police union is expected to issue a vote of confidence Monday in the interim chief.

It’s the same day the Fraternal Order of Police was scheduled to have a vote of no confidence in former chief Jeffrey Blackwell. 

Interim Chief Eliot Isaac, a 26-year veteran of the Cincinnati Police Department, was sworn in Wednesday after City Manager Harry Black fired Blackwell.

Isaac was promoted to assistant police chief in July, after serving as a captain since 2004.  Isaac has received 20 letters of accommodation. 

The selection committee unanimously recommended Isaac for the promotion to assistant chief earlier this year when Paul Humphries retired.

Assistant Chief Dave Bailey will serve as Interim Executive Assistant Chief. Captain Doug Wiesman is a new Interim Assistant Chief.

Last week, the police department's new leadership team visited the rank and file at roll call

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