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PCOC Meeting in a Snapshot: August Edition

On August 11, 2015 the PCOC held its monthly meeting.  Highlights of the meeting included a presentation from the ACLU on their recent Minneapolis Case Study on racial disparities in low level arrests and data on arrests in Minneapolis classified … Continue reading

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PCOC Meeting in a Snapshot: July Edition

On July 14, 2015, the PCOC held its monthly meeting.  Due to Commissioner absences, quorum was not attained at the meeting and as such, the Commission was not able to make formal decisions as a body.  The Commission was still able … Continue reading

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PCOC Seeks Public Input on Body Cameras– First of Three Listening Session Tomorrow

The Minneapolis Police Conduct Oversight Commission is seeking public input on the use of police body cameras in Minneapolis prior to the rollout of the program in 2016. The Commission is hosting three listening sessions in the next two months that … Continue reading

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Recently Asked Questions on the OPCR Process, Part 4 – The Most Asked Questions

– Michael K. Browne, Director – Office of Police Conduct Review Citizens have asked members of the Police Conduct Oversight System several good questions about a large range of topics: system structure, anonymous filing, complaint retaliation, obtaining statistical information, commission or review … Continue reading

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Recently Asked Questions on the OPCR Process, Part 3 – The Interconnectedness of the Police Conduct Oversight System in Minneapolis

– Michael K. Browne, Director-Office of Police Conduct Review There should be little dispute that the current status of the Police Conduct Oversight Commission (PCOC) is excellent. There are engaged volunteers, police command staff at nearly every meeting, quality presentations and … Continue reading

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A Deeper Level of Transparency is Prevalent

By Michael K. Browne, Director – Office of Police Conduct Review The level of transparency and access with respect to the civilian oversight process has been highly apparent since the creation of the Office of Police Conduct Review in September … Continue reading

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