City of Portland
CRC Appeals Process
November 28, 2016, noon to 3:00 p.m.
1) Call to order.
2) Review of minutes and reporting from November 14 meeting.
3) Discussion of remaining issues relating to key focus areas of CRC appeals process:
Size of CRC. Q: Any more to discuss?
Size of Appeals panels. Q: Should PRB civilians be included?
Public testimony at Appeals Hearings. Q: Can we find solutions to the trust, transparency, and legal questions associated with the timing of public testimony at appeals hearings that improve on the limited agreement reached in the first meeting?
4) Address related additional issues and make recommendations as relevant.
Time permitting: Allocation of time for citizen review process (21 days out of 180 total); allowing complainants to see their case file; providing a paid advocate for the complainant.
Discussion of future steps the City should consider in review police oversight and accountability systems and procedures.
5) Discussion of next steps, reporting.
The meeting is schedule for three hours in length. It is anticipated that a 10 minute break will occur about half way through the time period.
The facilitator is maintaining a page for all interested parties in relation to these meetings at: www.cdri.com/appeals2016crc
Contact: Mandi Hood, 503-823-5149, email@example.com