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Introductory Meeting for the Focused Intervention Team's Community Oversight Group Scheduled for June 4

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The Focused Intervention Team's Community Oversight Group is holding an introductory meeting on June 4 at 11 a.m.
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The Portland Police Bureau’s (PPB) Focused Intervention Team (FIT) is taking shape. The goal of FIT is to deescalate and lower the tensions in the community that are feeding the contagious gun violence crisis. The Community Oversight Group (COG) that FIT will operate under is holding its first virtual introductory meeting on Friday, June 4, at 11 a.m. to start the onboarding process for FIT.

Initial Nominees (recruitment still underway)

Bri Condon - https://www.linkedin.com/in/bri-condon-76157315/

Lakayana Drury - https://www.linkedin.com/in/lakayana/

Jaidra Hennessey - https://www.linkedin.com/in/jaidra-hennessey-6b359012/ 

Lionel Irving - https://www.opb.org/news/article/portland-gun-violence-education-men-building-men-program/

Gina Ronning - https://www.linkedin.com/in/gina-ronning-52778583/

Chanel Thomas - https://www.mcda.us/index.php/protecting-victims-families/victim-assistance-program/

Victor Leo - https://sixfeed.substack.com/p/for-one-social-worker-covid-19-means

Pastor Edward Williams - https://www.linkedin.com/in/edward-williams-02591a51/

Suggested Discussion Items

  1. Introductions
  2. Review purpose of the FIT COG: question, answer, requests
  3. FIT COG Staff request for applications
  4. Status of FIT officer applications
  5. Dr. Webster Initial Group Agreement Process
  6. Review action items
  7. Next Meeting

Zoom Information

https://zoom.us/j/93925395439?pwd=SUdVVDJlNjNBbi9sZElWMEVocDVrZz09

Meeting ID: 939 2539 5439

Passcode: 626915

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