Chief Wilson discusses the changes happening within the department. Aurora's interim police chief has fired two of the three officers who posed for a photo reenacting a chokehold at the site of Elijah McClain's violent arrest — the third already had resigned — and terminated another who received the photo. Two Citizens Called 911 for the unconscious police officer in Colorado, apparently knowing he was a police officer. Once the memo and video footage want public, Police Chief Metz refused all media interviews and requests for comment about what he wrote, or the decisions he made on the case. (Photo: Aurora P.D.) AURORA | A quartet of cops from across the country made a pitch to Aurora residents Tuesday night, explaining their individual philosophies on policing and why they believe they’re the best fit to serve as the city’s next chief of police. Multiple Issues in the Department The now-former Chief Metz.