© 2022 WLRN
MIAMI | SOUTH FLORIDA
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Rick Maglione Removed From Office

rick_maglione.png
Carline Jean
/
South Florida Sun Sentinel
Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Rick Maglione.

Rick Maglione was removed as Fort Lauderdale’s police chief Thursday by City Manager Chris Lagerbloom.

Vice Mayor Steve Glassman said the commission knew it was coming but declined to say what was behind the decision.

“He was removed today,” Glassman said. “I did get a text. The city manager wants everyone to call him for the details.”

Read more at our news partner the South Florida Sun Sentinel.