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CCRB member with extensive NYPD experience resigns

last monthNews : NY Daily News

A Civilian Complaint Review Board member with deep ties to the NYPD has resigned from the embattled agency.

CCRB chair resigns a day after exec director sues him

2 months agoNews : NY Daily News

The head of the Civilian Complaint Review Board has canceled a monthly board meeting — a day after his executive director sued him.

'Misogynistic' CCRB head called females 'pu----s': suit

2 months agoNews : NY Daily News

Civilian Complaint Review Board chairman Richard Emery’s sharp tongue has gotten him in trouble again.

Sweeping Maryland police reform measure hits stumbling block

Action on the bill was postponed because of debate over whether civilians should be required to be on boards that review complaints against officers.

Military members have twice the bill collector complaints

Members of the military submit debt collector complaints at twice the rate of civilians, according to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). The agency is charged with monitoring complaints from those in the military. Debt collection, mortgages and credit reporting were subject of most complaints, according to a CFPB report released Tuesday. “Those who serve, […]

NYPD Conducted 180 Improper Home Searches in Just Under 6 Years, According to Review Agency

The NYPD conducted 180 improper entries and searches from January 2010 through October 2015, according to an analysis by the Civilian Complaint Review Board released Tuesday. The board, an independent agency empowered to investigate claims of police misconduct, looked at 1,762 complaints about entries and searches made during that span.... More »

PBA head says CCRB chair Emery should 'resign or be fired'

3 months agoNews : NY Daily News

The head of the Civilian Complaint Review Board should “resign or be fired,” the head of the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association said.

De Blasio avoids deposition in ex-CCRB director’s case

3 months agoNews : NY Daily News

Mayor de Blasio will not be deposed in the case involving the former director of the Civilian Complaint Review Board, a court decided.

CCRB chief's law firm represents plaintiff from CCRB case

4 months agoNews : NY Daily News

The chairman of the Civilian Complaint Review Board denies a conflict of interest, though his firm represents a former CCRB complainant.

Report: more than a third of police forces may destroy civilian complaint records

4 months agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

Following the release by hackers of a tranche of police union documents, The Guardian's analysis reveals that "more than a third of police departments allow or require destruction of civilian complaint records." contracts obtained from...Show More Summary

30% of civilian complaints against NYPD substantiated

4 months agoNews : NY Daily News

The rate of substantiated complaints against NYPD officers hit 30% in December, the highest in the 23-year history of the the review board.

CCRB asked to show how it votes on police cases

5 months agoNews : NY Daily News

The NYPD wants the Civilian Complaint Review Board to be more transparent by revealing individual votes whenever an accusation made against a cop is substantiated.

LAPD Investigated 1,356 Racial Profiling Complaints Against Itself, Dismissed Them All 

5 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

The Los Angeles Police Department has announced that of 1,356 allegations of biased policing against them by civilians, zero of those allegations were valid. Sure, sure, sure, sure. Read more...

EXCLUSIVE: Brooklyn ‘cop of the month’ taking heat

6 months agoNews : NY Daily News

A prosecutor for the Civilian Complaint Review Board lambasted Miller at the conclusion of an administrative trial

Chicago Cop, involved in Dash Cam Footage Shooting of Black Male Suspect, had 18 Complaints

As Fox News noted, the police officer in question, James Van Dyke, had 18 civilian complaints against him.

Shaun King: Chicago Cop's Murder Charge Is Too Late

6 months agoNews : Huffington Post

Last year, Officer Jason Van Dyke, who had already received 17 civilian complaints in his career, shot Chicago teenager Laquan McDonald a whopping 16 times, killing him on the spot. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.

Cops abused authority in NBA star's arrest: CCRB

6 months agoNews : NY Daily News

Two cops abused their authority during the arrest of NBA player Thabo Sefolosha, the city’s Civilian Complaint Review Board found.

Officers Unlawfully Abused Authority in Thabo Sefolosha Arrest, Says CCRB Review

Police officers involved in the April altercation that cost Atlanta Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha the rest of the 2014-15 season reportedly acted unlawfully. According to Kevin Arnovitz of, the Civilian Complaint Review Board—which...Show More Summary

Cameras Make It Much Easier to Prove NYPD Misconduct

Unsurprising, but still worth noting: The ubiquity of surveillance and cell-phone cameras is making it much easier to prove when the police have done something wrong.In a newly released report, the Civilian Complaint Review Board — the agency tasked with investigating allegations of NYPD misconduct — announced that it substantiated... More »

Panel says officer who arrested James Blake used excessive force

8 months agoSports : The Early Lead

A police watchdog panel in New York City has ruled the officers who arrested retired tennis player James Blake as part of a credit card fraud sting used excessive force. The Civilian Complaint Review Board, a watchdog agency for the NYPD, conducted an investigation and substantiated the claims made by the 35-year-old athlete, who was apprehended […]

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