Misconduct complaint against Ontario police chief surfaces at Tuesday’s council meeting

Questions emerged at Tuesday's Ontario City Council meeting about the city's investigation into a complaint against Ontario Police Chief Steven Romero. (The Enterprise/Kezia Setyawan).

Correction: An earlier version of this story said that City Manager Adam Brown was present for a meeting to discuss the complaint. The story has been updated to show that Lt. Jason Cooper, not Brown, was present at this meeting.

ONTARIO – A misconduct complaint against Ontario Police Chief Steven Romero that is more than a year old emerged in public Tuesday as a local resident questioned what became of the matter.

Ontario resident Jackson Fox questioned the Ontario City Council during Tuesday’s meeting about its knowledge of the complaint that the chief pressured a subordinate regarding potential private real estate deals.

The complaint has been . . .