Change of Location to Brooklyn Borough Hall Due to Storm-Related Damages at CCRB
As announced Oct. 26, the New York City Police Department and the New York City Civilian Complaint Review Board will hold a joint public hearing Wednesday, November 28, 2012 for the purpose of obtaining public comment regarding the adoption of amendments to their respective rules, and 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 originally scheduled to be held at the office of the Civilian Complaint Review Board has been relocated to Brooklyn Borough Hall, 209 Joralemon Street, Community Room, 1st Floor, Brooklyn, New York, due to storm-related damage at the original venue. Members of the public will need to present photo identification to gain entrance to the building and hearing, which will take place Nov. 28 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
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 26, 2012.