776 NE 125 Street I North Miami I Florida I 33161
Media Contact: Pam Solomon, Public Information Manager
For Immediate Release
MIAMI-DADE ETHICS COMMISSION FINDS NO BASIS IN COMPLAINT
REGARDING SERGEANT AT ARMS ESCORT FOR MAYOR TONDREAU
North Miami, FL – December 9, 2013 – The Miami-Dade Commission on Ethics and Public Trust has closed an inquiry investigation on the Sergeant at Arms assignment to the Mayor and City Council. The complaint alleged that Mayor Lucie Tondreau was utilizing the Sergeant at Arms position as a personal chauffeur/bodyguard. The Commission launched an investigation (PI-13-014) on August 30, 2013.
The Commission closed the investigation on November 19, 2013, concluding “based upon the available evidence, there is no basis for filing an ethics complaint, this matter is closed without further action.” A copy of the Report of Preliminary Inquiry is attached. For additional details on the Miami-Dade Commission on Ethics and Public Trust, visit ethics.miamidade.gov.
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Public Information Manager
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North Miami, FL 33161
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