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.
Members of the public are invited to attend and are welcome to address questions or comments to the Board. Prior sign-up is required of those wishing to address the Board; to add your name to the list of speakers, please contact the Board's office at 312.742.4194 or PoliceBoard@cityofchicago.org up to 15 minutes before the meeting begins.
To ensure responsiveness to community input received at the meetings, the Board has created a policy (in English and Spanish) for documenting, tracking, and responding to the public's questions and comments. Reports of responses to community input will be posted below each month.
2023 Regular Meetings
The Board's regular monthly meetings are scheduled for the third Thursday of the month at 7:30pm. Beginning in May, 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 www.cantv.org/watch/stream-can-tv27).
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, December 21, 7:30pm
See the Archives section for material from prior years' meetings.