Kevin Davis

How Harrison's contract compares with those of past Baltimore police commissioners

How Harrison's contract compares with those of past Baltimore police commissioners

Michael Harrison will start Monday as Baltimore’s acting police commissioner with a much more generous contract than the Baltimore Police Department’s past three leaders, guaranteeing him a far higher salary, raises and other perks.

But the deal also makes it easier a mayor to fire Harrison, allowing him to be cut him loose for anything that “calls into question his moral character” or “harms BPD’s reputation.”

Mayor Catherine Pugh’s office

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