Pledge of Allegiance; Roll Call
1. Consent Calendar (RECEIVE & FILE; ACTION)
- Request of PSA Santos Joseph for approval to accept a Jack Daniels Gift Box from a gentleman he assisted while on duty at SF International Airport, valued at approximately $20.00
- Request of Captain David Lazar and Captain Jason Cherniss to accept 16 passes to the Union Square Ice Rink for their Youth Engagement Programs, from Mr. Rich Thompson of Willy Bietak Productions, Inc., valued at approximately $176.00
2. 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.)
3. Reports and Announcements
a. Chief’s report (DISCUSSION)
- Review of recent activities
b. OCC Director’s report (DISCUSSION)
- Review of recent activities
- Presentation of OCC’s Statistical Reports, Summary of Cases received in November 2014, Mediation of Complaints in November 2014, Adjudication of Sustained Complaints in November 2014, and Companion Reports
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)
4. Presentation of the District Station Boundary Assessment Report (DISCUSSION)
5. Public comment on all matters pertaining to Item 7 below, Closed Session, including public comment on vote whether to hold Item 7 in closed session.
6. Vote on whether to hold Item 7 in Closed Session (San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10) (ACTION)
7. 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: Assignment of disciplinary charges filed in Case No. IAD 2014-0239 to an individual Commissioner for the taking of evidence on a date to be determined by the Commissioner (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: Assignment of disciplinary charges filed in Case No. IAD 2014-0240 to an individual Commissioner for the taking of evidence on a date to be determined by the Commissioner (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:
PUBLIC EMPLOYEE PERFORMANCE EVALUATION: Chief of Police
Review of findings and Chief’s decision to return officers to duty following officer- involved shooting (OIS Case No. 14-008) (DISCUSSION)
d. Pursuant to Government Code Section 54957(b)(1) and San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10(b) and Penal Code Section 832.7: (ACTION)
PERSONNEL EXCEPTION: Status and calendaring of pending disciplinary cases
8. Vote to elect whether to disclose any or all discussion on Item 7 held in closed session (San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.12(a)) (ACTION)
9. Adjournment (ACTION ITEM)
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