Public Meetings of the Police Board

The Police Board holds a regular public meeting once a month. The following City officials (or their designees) are required to be at the Board's meetings: Superintendent of Police, Chief Administrator of the Civilian Office of Police Accountability, Chief of the Chicago Police Department's Bureau of Internal Affairs, and the Deputy Inspector General for Public Safety. 

Community Input

Members of the public are invited to attend and are welcome to address questions or comments to the Board in accordance with the Board's Policy Regarding Attendance of and Participation by the Public at Police Board Meetings. Prior sign-up is required of those wishing to address the Board. There are two ways to add your name to the list of speakers: (1) contact the Board's office at or 312-742-4194 by 3:00pm on the day of the meeting, or (2) sign up at the meeting.

To ensure responsiveness to community input received at the meetings, the Board has created a policy for documenting, tracking, and responding to the public's questions and comments. Reports of responses to community input will be posted below each month. 

2024 Regular Meetings

The schedule of the Board's regular monthly meetings appears below. Unless otherwise announced in advance, the meetings will be in-person at Chicago Public Safety Headquarters, 3510 South Michigan Avenue. The meetings will be carried live by CAN-TV (on Chicago cable channel 27 and streamed at

Also appearing below are links to the videos and transcripts of the meetings and the material made available at the meeting--the "Blue Book" that includes the meeting agenda, minutes (including closed-meeting minutes), statistics on disciplinary matters, and a list of CPD directives issued by the Superintendent.

Thursday, January 18, 7:30pm: Blue Book, CAN-TV Video, Transcript, Community Input Report              

Thursday, February 22, 7:30pm: Blue Book, Meeting Video, Transcript, Community Input Report                                                                                 

Thursday, March 21, 7:30pm: Blue Book, CAN-TV Video, Transcript, Community Input Report

Thursday, April 18, 7:30pm: Blue Book, CAN-TV Video, Transcript, Community Input Report

Thursday, May 16, 7:30pm: Blue Book, CAN-TV Video, Transcript

Thursday, June 20, 7:30pm: Blue Book

Thursday, July 18, 7:30pm                                                     

Thursday, August 15, 7:30pm

Thursday, September 19, 7:30pm                                                                              

Thursday, October 17, 7:30pm                                      

Thursday, November 21, 7:30pm                                    

Thursday, December 19, 7:30pm 

See the Archives section for material from prior years' meetings. 




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