Kiowa City Council votes to terminate police chief's employment
February 14, 2018
Monday night Kiowa Police Chief Steve Johnson lost his job following executive session at the February regular meeting of the Kiowa, Kansas City Council.
During the regular session Mayor Ron Rohr said he received a letter that day and handed it to City Administrator Lou Leone. As he handed the letter, the mayor said, “There probably won’t be a police report tonight.”
The letter was not read aloud, but councilmen passed it around among themselves to read. When the question was asked if the letter would be accepted in open session, the council agreed it needed to be discussed in execut...