|Captain Dave Wayman|
Sources have confirmed that Parizeau has considered looking for future employment at the Connell Company where past retired Westfield police officers have been hired to provide shuttle services for company executives.
|Chiek John M. Parizeau|
TFoTM and those close to the inner politics of town government, more specifically the police department, believe that the process to make Wayman Chief began when Wayman was promoted to Captain during a testing process that has been alleged to of been manipulated by Mayor Skibitsky, Town Administrator Jim Gildea, and former Chief Bernard Tracy.
The ability to organize security for Whitney Houston's funeral procession with the help of Union County Police, Newark Police, and Fairview Cemetary, does not qualify anyone to be Chief of Police. The following is a list of items compiled by Town Administrator Jim Gildea in September of 2005 that he included in a Police Chief Selection Survey handed out to police department employees when they were asked to rank the importance of each during the last Chief of Police selection process.
*Strategic planning skills
*Experience with community policing
*Educational qualifications (college degree)
*Length of law enforcement experience
*Collective bargaining skills
*Honesty and integrity
*Involvement in daily department activities
*Accessibility to the public
*Written and verbal communication skills
*Innovative and prevention programs
*Fiscal affairs and budgetary skills
*Relations with other law enforcement agencies
*Experience in a multicultural community
*Computer technology skills, Affirmative action record
*Ability to effect organizational change