Pontiac Fire Department
The former fire chief in Pontiac has been sentenced to six months in prison for taking a bribe to ignore violations at a bar.
Ex-Pontiac Fire Chief Jeffrey Hawkins has been convicted of bribery for taking payment in exchange for ignoring code violations at a bar.
Pontiac firefighters have agreed to be laid off as part of a plan to allow Waterford Township to take over duties there.
The financial situation in the city of Pontiac could force the fire department to dissolve, and be absorbed by the Waterford Township Fire Department.
(Pontiac-WWJ) Pontiac’s former fire chief, Jeffrey Hawkins, is facing charges of accepting bribes to keep a local bar open despite fire code violations. Hawkins turned himself in and has been arraigned in district court on bribery […]