Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald To Become Top Cop In Waterloo, IowaThe City of Waterloo said Fitzgerald will be the city's first African American Chief of Police once his position is ratified by the city council next Monday.
Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Loses Fight To Keep Old Job From Being FilledFitzgerald said the judge's criticism of the city was a step in the right direction and he plans to continue pursuing his lawsuit.
Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Breaks Silence About Being Fired & Fighting To Win Back Job“I gave blood, sweat and tears for that job. So I’m fighting for the folks here,” Fitzgerald said.
Judge Prevents City Of Fort Worth From Hiring New Police Chief For 14 DaysA judge has placed a temporary restraining order on the city of Fort Worth for 14 days, which means the city cannot hire a new chief for 14 days.
Former Fort Worth Police Chief Believes Corruption, Racial Discrimination Played Part In His FiringIn an appeal to the state for denying him unemployment benefits, former Fort Worth police chief Joel Fitzgerald provided further details on why he believes whistle blowing on corruption, and racial discrimination played into the decision to fire him.
Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Files Whistleblower Lawsuit Against CityJoel Fitzgerald sat quietly while his attorney painted a picture of a chief hired to clean up a department, only to find himself out of a job for his efforts.