Pledge of Allegiance; Roll Call
1. Presentation of Certificates of Appreciation (ACTION)
- Mr. John Girarde
- Mr. Kyle Mizokami
2. Consent Calendar (RECEIVE & FILE; ACTION)
- Police Commission Report of Disciplinary Actions – 3rd Quarter 2014
- Request for approval to accept gifts of 50 books, titled “Give and Take,” valued at approximately $400.00, from an anonymous donor for use by the members of the Department
3. General Public Comment
(The public is now welcome to address the Commission regarding items that do not appear on tonight’s agenda but that are within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Commission. Speakers shall address their remarks to the Commission as a whole and not to individual Commissioners or Department or OCC personnel. Under Police Commission Rules of Order, during public comment, neither Police or OCC personnel, nor Commissioners are required to respond to questions presented by the public but, may provide a brief response. Individual Commissioners and Police and OCC personnel should refrain, however, from entering into any debates or discussion with speakers during public comment.)
4. Reports and Announcements
a. Chief’s report (DISCUSSION)
- Review of recent activities
- Status update regarding the Department’s Domestic Violence Unit
b. OCC Director’s report (DISCUSSION)
- Review of recent activities
- Presentation of the OCC’s Statistical Reports and Summary of Cases Received in September 2014, Mediation of Complaints and Adjudication of Sustained Complaints in September 2014
c. Commission reports (DISCUSSION)
- Commission President’s report
- Commissioners’ reports
d. Commission announcements and scheduling of items identified for consideration at future Commission meetings (ACTION)
5. Discussion and possible action to recommend that the Board of Supervisors approve a gift of a Gibbs Quadski XL, valued at $40,000.00, from Mr. Marc Benioff, for use by the SFPD Marine Unit (ACTION)
6. Discussion and possible action to adopt revised Department General Order 6.09, “Domestic Violence,” or take other action, if necessary (ACTION)
7. Discussion and possible action to adopt Department General Order 6.20, “Member-Involved Domestic Violence,” or take other action, if necessary (ACTION)
8. Public comment on all matters pertaining to Item 10 below, Closed Session, including public comment on vote whether to hold Item 10 in closed session
9. Vote on whether to hold Item 10 in Closed Session (ACTION)
10. Closed Session
a. Pursuant to Government Code Section 54957 (b)(1) and San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10(b) and Penal Code Section 832.7:
PERSONNEL EXCEPTION: Discussion and possible action to sustain or not sustain specifications filed in Disciplinary Case Nos. IAD 2012-0532, 2012-0662, 2012-0665, 2013-0022, 2013-0072, 2013-0124, 2013-0249, 2014-0029, 2014-0031, 2014-0034, and to decide penalty or take other action, if necessary (ACTION)
b. Pursuant to Government Code Section 54957 (b)(1) and San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10(b) and Penal Code Section 832.7:
PERSONNEL EXCEPTION: Discussion and possible action to grant or deny Motions filed in Disciplinary Case No. ALW IAD 2013-0102, or take other action, if necessary (ACTION)
c. Pursuant to Government Code Section 54957(b)(1) and San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10(b) and Penal Code Section 832.7:
PERSONNEL EXCEPTION: Status and calendaring of pending disciplinary cases (DISCUSSION)
11. Vote to elect whether to disclose any or all discussion on Item 10 held in closed session (San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.12(a)) (ACTION)
12. Adjournment (ACTION ITEM)
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PLEASE NOTE: The Police Commission will hold a Special Meeting in October at a location other than City Hall.
1. The Commission will meet in the Ingleside District at the Balboa High School, Green Room, 1000 Cayuga Street, San Francisco, on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at 6 p.m., to hear comments from the public and Ingleside Station Captain Joseph McFadden concerning public protection issues in the Ingleside District.
END OF AGENDA
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