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File #: O-481-20    Version: Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 10/16/2020 In control: Public Safety Committee
On agenda: 11/16/2020 Final action: 11/19/2020
Title: AN ORDINANCE CREATING THE CIVILIAN REVIEW & ACCOUNTABILITY BOARD AND THE OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL, AND ABOLISHING THE CITIZEN COMMISSION ON POLICE ACCOUNTABILITY. (AMENDMENT BY SUBSTITUTION)
Sponsors: Paula McCraney (D-7), Bill Hollander (D-9), David James (D-6)
Attachments: 1. O-481-20 V.4 FABS 111920 Civilian Rev. and Acct. Board and OIG.pdf, 2. O-481-20 V.3 CABS-CAM 111120 Civilian Rev. and Acct. Board and OIG.pdf, 3. O-481-20 V.2 CAM 102820 Civilian Rev. and Acct. Board and OIG.pdf, 4. O-481-20 V.1 102220 Civilian Rev. and Acct. Board and OIG.pdf, 5. O-481-20 PROPOSED FABS 111920 Civilian Rev. and Acct. Board and OIG.pdf, 6. O-481-20 PROPOSED CABS 111120 Civilian Rev. and Acct. Board and OIG.pdf, 7. Impetus Statement on Civilian Review Final 11-16-20.pdf, 8. ORD 147 2020.pdf
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11/16/20203 Public Safety Committee untabledFail Action details Meeting details Video Video
11/16/20203 Public Safety Committee recommended for approvalPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
11/11/20202 Public Safety Committee amendedPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
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11/11/20202 Public Safety Committee amendedPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
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10/28/20201 Public Safety Committee amended  Action details Meeting details Video Video
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ORDINANCE NO. ______ ,SERIES 2020
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AN ORDINANCE CREATING THE CIVILIAN REVIEW & ACCOUNTABILITY BOARD AND THE OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL, AND ABOLISHING THE CITIZEN COMMISSION ON POLICE ACCOUNTABILITY. (AMENDMENT BY SUBSTITUTION)
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SPONSORED BY: COUNCIL MEMBERS MCCRANEY, HOLLANDER,
AND PRESIDENT JAMES

WHEREAS, Louisville Metro Council and Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government recognize that the Louisville Metro Police Department derives its moral and social character from the community at large; and
WHEREAS, in order to have effective policing that aligns with Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government's community values, needs, and expectations, the police department must have the faith, trust, respect, and support of the community; and
WHEREAS, while the Citizens Commission on Police Accountability has performed a valuable function for the community in the past, the Louisville Metro Council and Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government wish to expand on that existing work and create a more robust citizen-based review of both operations and complaints; and
WHEREAS, Louisville Metro Council and Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government wish to make the citizens of the community a more integral part of the process by which the conduct of our sworn officers is investigated and reviewed; and
WHEREAS, Louisville Metro Council and Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government find that a Civilian Review & Accountability Board should guide an independent Inspector General in reviewing and investigating police conduct as provided herein; and
WHEREAS, the creation of the new Civilian Review & Accountability Board and Office of Inspector General is designed to promote police accountability and reduce civilian complaints; and
WHEREAS, a civilian review board should provide objective and independent civilian-led oversight of the Louisville Metro Police Departmen...

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