Statement Response to Potentially Offensive Materials in Police Cruiser
"The City of Alexandria Police Department and City leadership are aware of an officer’s cruiser that contained potentially offensive materials.
We apologize for the nature of this material. We honor the public trust by serving with integrity, civility, impartiality, and by holding ourselves accountable when we do not.
The Department has initiated an investigation of this isolated incident and will respond in accordance with personnel accountability procedures. We recognize the importance of maintaining public trust and will continue to ensure our conduct, collectively and as individual employees, is reflective of our commitment to serve all Alexandrians."
-Alexandria City Manager Jim Parajon and Alexandria Police Chief Don Hayes