Police Commission - September 16, 2020 - Agenda

Meeting Date: 
September 16, 2020 - 5:30pm
Location: 

SAN FRANCISCO POLICE COMMISSION AGENDA

REGULAR MEETING

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2020

5:30 p.m.

 

REMOTE MEETING VIA VIDEOCONFERENCE

WATCH:  San Francisco Cable Channel 26

WATCH: www.sfgovtv.org

Members of the public may also watch the meeting through Webex at:
https://ccsf.webex.com/ccsf/onstage/g.php?MTID=e92563ff0f1d09ce4f1dd4b952a89cc27

To listen to the audio or provide Public Comment Call-In: 415-655-0001 Access Code 146 270 1967

(Explanatory and/or Supporting Documents, if any, are posted at: www.sfgov.org/policecommission/meetings)

In accordance with Governor Gavin Newsom’s statewide order for all residents to “Stay at Home” – and the numerous preceding local and state proclamations, orders and supplemental directions – aggressive directives have been issued to slow down and reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

The Police Commission meetings held through videoconferencing will allow remote public comment. 

                Visit the SFGovTV website (www.sfgovtv.org) to stream the live meetings or watch them on demand.  Members of the public are encouraged to participate remotely by submitting written comments electronically to sfpd.commission@sfgov.org.  These comments will be made part of the official public record in these matters and shall be brought to the attention of the members of the Commission.  Explanatory and/or Supporting Documents can be found in www.sfgov.org/policecommission/meetings.  

Roll Call

1.            Reports to the Commission (DISCUSSION)

Chief’s Report

-      Weekly crime trends (Provide an overview of offenses occurring in San Francisco)

-      Major/Significant Incidents (Provide a summary of planned activities and events.  This will include a brief overview of any unplanned events or activities occurring in San Francisco having an impact on public safety.  Commission discussion on unplanned events and activities the Chief describes will be limited to determining whether to calendar for a future meeting.)

-      Presentation of the SB 1421 Monthly updates

-      Presentation of the monthly Collaborative Reform Initiatives “CRI” Updates

-      Presentation regarding Data Driven Prevention and Intervention Strategies

DPA Director’s Report

-      Report on recent DPA activities, and announcements (DPA’s report will be limited to a brief description of DPA activities and announcements.  Commission discussion will be limited to determining whether to calendar any of the issues raised for a future Commission meeting.)

-      Presentation of the 2019 Annual Report

Commission Reports

(Commission reports will be limited to a brief description of activities and announcements.  Commission discussion will be limited to determining whether to calendar any of the issues raised for a future Commission meeting.)

-      Commission President’s Report

-      Commissioners’ Reports

-      Commission announcements and scheduling of items identified for consideration at future Commission meetings (ACTION)

2.            Discussion and possible action to adopt revised Department General Order 5.23, “Interactions with Deaf and Hard of Hearing Individuals,"  Meet-and-confer draft was approved by the Commission on July 15, 2020 (DISCUSSION & POSSIBLE ACTION)

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 DPA personnel.  Under Police Commission Rules of Order, during public comment, neither Police or DPA personnel, nor Commissioners are required to respond to questions presented by the public but, may provide a brief response.  Individual Commissioners and Police and DPA personnel should refrain, however, from entering into any debates or discussion with speakers during public comment.)

4.            Public comment on all matters pertaining to Item 6 below, Closed Session, including public comment on Item 5, vote whether to hold Item 6 in closed session.

5.            Vote on whether to hold Item 6 in Closed Session (San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10) (ACTION)

6.            Closed Session

                Roll Call;

a.    CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATOR – COLLECTIVE BARGAINING. This item is for the Commission to meet in closed session with their labor negotiator and provide direction for bargaining.  The bargaining organization listed below will not be in closed session.

        Pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6 and San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10(e):

        City Negotiator:  LaWanna Preston, SFPD Labor Relations Director

        Organization representing Police Officers:  SF Police Officers Association

        Anticipated Issues Under Negotiation:  Disciplinary Penalty & Referral Guidelines & SB 1421 Protocols (DISCUSSION & POSSIBLE ACTION)

b.    PERSONNEL EXCEPTION.  Pursuant to Government Code Section 54957(b)(1) and San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10(b) and Penal Code Section 832.7:

        Status and calendaring of pending disciplinary cases (ACTION)

Open Session

7.            Vote to elect whether to disclose any or all discussion on Item 6 held in closed session (San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.12(a)) (ACTION)

8.            Adjournment (ACTION ITEM)

                        **  SUPPORTING DOCUMENTATION FOR POLICE COMMISSION AGENDA ITEMS THAT ARE NOT CONFIDENTIAL AND DOCUMENTATION THAT HAVE BEEN DISTRIBUTED TO THE COMMISSION AFTER DISTRIBUTION OF THE AGENDA PACKETS ARE AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW AT THE POLICE COMMISSION OFFICE, POLICE HEADQUARTERS, 1245 THIRD STREET, 6TH FLOOR, SAN FRANCISCO, CA   94158, DURING NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS.