On Wednesday, November 28, 2012, the New York City Police Department and the New York City Civilian Complaint Review Board will hold a joint public hearing for the purpose of obtaining public comment regarding the adoption of amendments to their respective rules, implementing the provisions of a Memorandum of Understanding executed between the two agencies in April, 2012, regarding the administrative prosecution of substantiated civilian complaints The NYPD’s proposed rule amendments also update the Department’s procedures with regard to the conduct of disciplinary proceedings for uniform and civilian members of the Department.
The hearing will take place on Wednesday, November 28, 2012, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Civilian Complaint Review Board, 40 Rector Street, 2nd Floor, New York, New York. Members of the public will need to present photo identification to gain entrance to the building.
Oral and written comments will be accepted at the hearing. Prior to the hearing, written comments about the proposed amendment may be submitted to the New York City Police Department’s Deputy Commissioner, Legal Matters, by mail at One Police Plaza, Room 1406, New York, New York 10038, or electronically through NYCRULES at www.nyc.gov/nycrules by November 26, 2012.
Persons seeking to participate in the hearing who request that a sign language interpreter or other form of reasonable accommodation for a disability be provided at the hearing are asked to notify the Deputy Commissioner, Legal Matters, One Police Plaza, Room 1406, New York, New York 10038, telephone number (646) 610-5336, by November 20, 2012.