Police Civil Service Commission


The Police Civil Service Commission consists of three Commissioners with one appointed by the Mayor, one appointed by the local Fraternal Order of Police, and one appointed by the local Chamber of Commerce. Not more than two of the appointed Commissioners, at any one time, can be from the same political party.  Two members of the Commission constitute a quorum for the purpose of transacting business.
Name Term Begins
Term Ends
Helen Jackson-Gillison
July 1, 2021
June 30, 2025
Roy Boring
July 1, 2019
June 30, 2023
Michael Simon
July 1, 2020
June 30, 2024


The general powers and duties of the Police Civil Service Commission consist of the keeping of minutes of its own proceedings and records of its examinations and other official actions. The Commission can also conduct investigations concerning all matters touching the enforcement and effect of the provisions of West Virginia Code, Chapter 8, Article 17.