Following a closed session of the Village of Somerset Finance/Personnel Committee on Thursday, June 27, Village Board President John Melvin moved to accept the resignation of Police Chief Tom Sirvotka.

Melvin’s motion was accepted at the committee level.

Sirvotka has worked in law enforcement for more than 15 years. He was appointed to the position of Chief of the Somerset Police Department in 2015 after serving as a Patrol Officer, Investigator and Sergeant within the department. Chief Sirovatka also serves as the Village’s Emergency Management Director.

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