Department of Civil Rights

Velma J. Korbel, Director

350 S. 5th St., Room 239
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Phone: (612) 673-3012
Fax: (612) 673-2599
TTY: (612) 673-2157

Office Hours:
8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday

PCOC News 

PCOC Meeting Snapshot: December, 2016 Edition

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The Police Conduct Oversight Commission held its monthly meeting on December 13, 2016. Highlights included the Commission passing a motion to begin a research and study regarding domestic violence cases; an announcement that funding for the mental health co-responder program has been approved; and the Commission passage of metrics devised by the Policy and Procedure Committee for the Chief’s Performance Review. Read more here.

PCOC Meeting Snapshot: November, 2016 Edition

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The PCOC held its monthly meeting on November 16, 2016. Highlights included opening comments from the Vice Chair, a presentation on a possible protest monitoring project, updates to the online police misconduct portal, Committee updates and case review. Read more here.

PCOC Meeting Snapshot: October, 2016 Edition

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The PCOC held its monthly meeting on October 11, 2016. Highlights included a presentation of the OPCR’s new data portal, Committee updates, the Chair’s update from the NACOLE conference and case review. Read more here.

PCOC Meeting Snapshot: September, 2016 Edition

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OPCR Director Imani Jaafar and MPD Internal Affairs Commander Jason Case present updates on Complaint filing to the Commission.

The PCOC held its monthly meeting on September 13, 2016. Highlights included an update on improvements made following the Compliant Filing Experience Study, Committee updates and case review. Read more here.

PCOC Meeting Snapshot: August, 2016 Edition

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OPCR Law Enforcement Analyst Ryan Patrick presents the Complaint Filing Experience Study to the Commission.

The PCOC held its monthly meeting on August 09, 2016. Highlights included a presentation of the Compliant Filing Experience Study, discussion of a Commission sponsored Peace Forum, Committee updates and case review. Read more here.

PCOC Meeting Snapshot: July, 2016 Edition

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A slide from the OPCR Q2 2016 report presented to the PCOC.

The PCOC held its monthly meeting on July 12, 2016. Highlights included discussions about recent law enforcement related violence, a research and study looking at the complaint filing experience, a white paper on requiring officer liability insurance, quarterly reports from the Office of Police Conduct Review and MPD’s Internal Affairs Unit, committee updates and case review. Read more here

Last updated Feb 6, 2017