Mayor: Police chief not fired, on paid leave

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Posted 8:23 PM 2/13/2013 : Mayor: Police chief not fired, on paid leave

BATON ROUGE - East Baton Rouge Mayor Kip Holden broke the silence regarding the firing of police chief Dewayne White. He didn't speak publicly. He released a letter explaining that White was not fired but on 'paid administrative leave.

WBRZ asked for an on-camera comment and Chief... Read More

Posted 4:47 PM 2/13/2013 : Mayor's office gives White letter explaining firing

BATON ROUGE - Mayor Kip Holden's office sent former Baton Rouge Police Chief Dewayne White a letter today listing more than a dozen reasons they want him fired.

The letter's 14 points include accusations of nepotism, destroying potentially-sensitive documents, and leaking confidential... Read More

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