In response to the evolving COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Chicago has joined the State of Illinois in issuing a Stay at Home order effective Saturday, March 21st at 5pm CT. In addition, City of Chicago facilities are closed to the public. Staff are prioritizing essential services to protect the health and safety of our residents and employees. As such, we may be delayed in responding to non-essential inquiries and service requests. To stay up to date on the City of Chicago’s COVID-19 response, please visit the City Coronavirus Response Center site.
The next regular public meeting of the Police Board is scheduled for Thursday, April 16, 2020, at 7:30 p.m. An announcement will be made closer to the meeting date notifying the public whether this meeting will be in person or via conference call due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Members of the public are invited to attend and are welcome to address questions or comments to the Police Board. The following City officials (or their designees) will also be at the meeting: the Superintendent of Police, the Chief Administrator of the Civilian Office of Police Accountability; the Chief of the Police Department's Bureau of Internal Affairs, and the Deputy Inspector General for Public Safety.
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 Carisa.Boatman@cityofchicago.org by 3:00pm of the day of the meeting, or simply sign up in person at the meeting location up to 15 minutes before the meeting begins.
In addition to receiving input from the community, the Board takes action on disciplinary matters and receives a report from the Superintendent.