Months of meetings between the Menifee and Murrieta police chiefs resulted in a police dispatch agreement between the two cities police departments being approved by the Menifee City Council Wednesday, Aug. 21.
Appearing before the council with the details of the agreement was Menifee’s new police Chief Pat Walsh, Murrieta police Chief Sean Hadden and members of the Murrieta Police dispatch department.
Hadden called the Menifee and Murrieta Police Dispatch agreement a “tough one” to negotiate but now, “We look forward to this partnership. We are going to provide you guys a great level of service,” he said.
The cost of the services was outlined by Walsh, dividing them up between personnel costs and technology costs during a 2-year period. The new police department will of