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Monroe Police union opts to wait on no confidence vote

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MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - The Monroe Police Department Union decided to hold off on a no confidence vote in Chief Quentin Holmes.

After a survey was released last week, citing over 80% of the department would change jobs if they could, the group met tonight to discuss findings in the report. 

The vote was tabled because the administration has promised changes in the wake of survey results.  They will hope to see changes before calling Holmes out specifically.

The union's president said, "The union is concerned about the survey results and we are hopeful that the administration will address the issues raised.  This includes some staffing issues within the patrol division and over all police coverage of the city."
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