PSF-5.09 - Independent Police Review - Mediation

Administrative Rules Adopted by Bureaus Pursuant to Rule Making Authority (ARB)
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Administrative Rules Adopted by Auditor's Office Pursuant to Rule-Making Authority



Approved by IPR Citizen Review Committee on September 3, 2002.

Amended on July 2, 2003 to allow for the mediation of use-of-force complaints in extraordinary circumstances and to remove prohibition from discussing workgroup audits at Citizen Review Committee meetings.

Updated protocol approved by CRC by advisory vote on 6/21/05. Removed restrictions on use of mediation for use-of-force complaints. Reassigned duties to schedule mediations to professional mediators. Deleted process that re-advised complainant about mediation after officer had accepted mediation.

Updated protocol adopted 6/23/05 adding paragraph 17 relating to mediation in lieu of appeals of non-sustained findings to CRC.

Updated protocol adopted 1/14/08, incorporating CRC Mediation Workgroup report recommendations and removing internal administrative procedural descriptions.

Amended by City Auditor September 1, 2018.

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