Citizens Review Board http://wfae.org en Citizens Review Board http://wfae.org/post/citizens-review-board <p>In any city, civilian oversight of police departments serve to help law enforcement prevent crime and disorder while maintaining the respect and approval of the community. There are many different ways to organize a citizens review board and Charlotte's own board has come under scrutiny lately. We'll look at why citizen review boards exist, how they are put together, the function they serve and why our review board could undergo some major changes. A look at how we oversee the police department.</p><p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 05:00:00 +0000 40593 at http://wfae.org Citizens Review Board CMPD Citizens Review Board On Path To Gain Some Power http://wfae.org/post/cmpd-citizens-review-board-path-gain-some-power <p>The Charlotte City Council is advancing a plan to give more power to the Citizens Review Board charged with hearing complaints of police misconduct.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 04:04:44 +0000 Julie Rose 38123 at http://wfae.org CMPD Citizens Review Board On Path To Gain Some Power Panel Recommends More Power For CMPD Citizens Review Board http://wfae.org/post/panel-recommends-more-power-cmpd-citizens-review-board <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Public comment compiled by a task force over the last three months concludes </span>CMPD's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Citizens Review Board needs more power to investigate complaints of officer misconduct. A Charlotte City Council's Council-Manager Relations Committee will review the recommendations on Monday.</span></p><p></p><p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 13:44:40 +0000 Julie Rose 35760 at http://wfae.org Panel Recommends More Power For CMPD Citizens Review Board CMPD Citizens Review Board Now Under Review http://wfae.org/post/cmpd-citizens-review-board-now-under-review <p>A board established to review citizen complaints against Charlotte police is now <em>under review itself</em> by the city council.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p> Tue, 02 Apr 2013 13:41:37 +0000 Julie Rose 24439 at http://wfae.org CMPD Citizens Review Board Now Under Review