Archives for May 2010

CPRB Case Review Agenda, May 25th, 2010

Minutes of the CPRB Meeting Held on May 25, 2010 (Mtg. No. 126)

Ms. Pittinger reported that Investigator Sherri Bridgett will be absent indefinitely due to unforeseen medical issues; Ms. Pittinger mentioned John Bingler’s impending retirement/relocation plans and informed the board of City Council’s preparation to recognize his accomplishments before his departure from Pittsburgh; Ms. Pittinger informed the Board of the status of CPRB Case #10-21 (Jordan Miles); On 5/13/10, Ms. Pittinger traveled to Washington, PA where their police department, NAACP branch and police oversight community wished to hear advice on how to form a model similar to CPRB; On 5/14/10, in excess of 1250 pages of documents related to the G-20 subpoena were delivered to Ward McGough by Atty. Paul Krepps on behalf of Chief Harper/City of Pittsburgh; 12 cases were reviewed.

Notes for Public Hearing on Police Conduct

May 6th, 2010

This hearing is an opportunity for people to express to you their impressions of Pittsburgh police. All complainants who were moved by the Board to the “Rude & Discourteous” class were individually invited by letter. Advertisements, flyers, and word-of-mouth informed the general public. The Board set the date for this hearing at its regularly scheduled Board meeting on March 23, 2010. The last hearing of this nature was 9/18/2006. Pre-registration was available to speakers.