A high-ranking Reno Fire Chief is facing charges of sexual misconduct, following a party involving several minors.
Reno police have arrested Division Chief Roy Slate on one count of "open and gross lewdness"... which is a gross misdemeanor.
investigators from the sex crimes child abuse unit... say the charge stems from holiday party put on by a non profit... where Slate was attending as a volunteer.
Roy Slate was named president of the Nevada Fire Chiefs Association back in november of 2004.
He is also the fire departments homeland security representative...
He's been placed on paid administrative leave.