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Apr 25, 2013 at 8:23 AM
Pacific Mayor Cy Sun is facing allegations of corruption and incompetence from the city’s former police chief and four officers fired or forced out by the mayor. Filing a civil lawsuit, the Pacific officers contend Sun threatened to kill a police lieutenant.
Apr 5, 2013 at 3:29 PM
The Civil Service Commission has ordered Pacific Mayor Cy Sun to reinstate Public Safety Director John Calkins and Lt. Edwin Massey immediately, agreeing with the men's assertion they were improperly put on leave.
Apr 3, 2013 at 12:23 PM
Pacific's mayor is once again the subject of controversy with his selection for interim police chief.
Mar 22, 2013 at 11:27 PM
The City of Pacific has had a rough go of it over the last year or so, and now residents are dealing with yet another problem: Embattled Mayor Cy Sun announced he was making the city's already shrinking police force even smaller.
Feb 8, 2013 at 4:46 PM
Pacific's police chief is now on medical leave due to stress, and says the mayor is to blame. In 2010, the Pacific Police Department had 11 officers. Now the force is down to just four officers, one of whom is ready to jump ship.
Oct 10, 2012 at 4:32 PM
The city and its embattled mayor have been sued by seven former employees and the former mayor, and the city attorney says the claims could bankrupt the city.
Sep 17, 2012 at 5:02 PM
Chief John Calkins has been on paid administrative leave for seven months after newly elected mayor Cy Sun told the chief to take a hike. But the Civil Service Commission ruled the mayor shouldn't have done that.
May 21, 2012 at 5:01 PM
John Calkins was accused of abusing his power while serving as chief in the south King County town of Pacific.
Oct 11, 2011 at 2:19 PM
A Hollywood initiative that aims to revive home video sales by enabling you to watch your purchased movies on multiple devices had a soft start Tuesday as Warner Bros. released "Horrible Bosses" without many of the hoped-for partnerships in place.
Aug 30, 2011 at 12:17 PM
Streaming movies might not yet have the equivalent of a theater experience, with roaring crowds crunching on popcorn, but they are getting more social.
Oct 28, 2009 at 12:22 PM
Documents obtained by KOMO News show that an independent investigation into Pacific Police Chief John Calkins found the chief twice violated "commonly accepted standards of conduct for law enforcement officers and chiefs of police."
May 20, 2009 at 6:02 PM
When KOMO News investigated Pacific Police Chief John Calkins and whether he had misused his office, we stepped on some toes. Pacific Mayor Rich Hildreth is now speaking up, first erroneously claiming State Patrol had investigated Calkins, then...
May 20, 2009 at 3:04 PM
May 14, 2009 at 11:15 PM
Flashing a police badge, intimidating witnesses, driving drunk -- any cop will tell you claims of any of those things will land a police officer in front of a review board. So what happens when it's the chief of a local police department?If the city...

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