Former St. Joseph Official suing city
ST. JOSEPH, Mich. -- The former Deputy Public Safety Director of St. Joseph is suing the city.
Al Dibrito was fired from the job in May.
His lawsuit claims he was unfairly dismissed and his free speech rights were violated when he reported problems in the Public Safety Department.
Dibrito filed the lawsuit on August 1st.
He wants his old job back, back pay for lost wages and benefits, and he wants money for punitive damages.