In view of statutory authority therefor mayor may remove at pleasure police judge (who has no fixed term) of city of third class although such officer is a justice of the peace. Salary in excess of compensation as justice of the peace may be increased or diminished when annual budget is fixed by council.
AGO 1952 NO. 450 > Dec 31 1952
TERM OF OFFICE, SALARY INCREASE DURING TERM, AND REMOVAL BY MAYOR OF POLICE JUDGE OF CITY OF THIRD CLASS