Office of Professional Standards Investigation #IA2022-008

On display until April 26, 2023, 12:00 AM

DATE: October 26, 2022

Involved Employee

Officer Paul Gonzales has been with the agency for 4 years and 2 months.


On April 23, 2022, at approximately 2300 hours, Officer Paul Gonzales made an unlawful arrest subsequent a DUI investigation. The appropriate general order for the allegations involving Officer Gonzales are as follows:

Improper Searches/Arrests (212.57) - No employee shall make an improper search or seizure or an arrest or detention not in accordance with current department directives. Employees shall respect the constitutional and civil rights of all arrested or detained persons. (Level 4)


Based on the facts documented in the administrative investigation, the Discipline Review Board sustained the allegations against Officer Gonzales.

Discipline/Corrective Action

In accordance with progressive discipline guidelines, Officer Gonzales received a 1-day suspension.