- Weekly Officer Recognition Certificate Presentation
- Officer Jason Nord, Star No. 912
- General Public Comment
(The public is now welcome to address the Commission regarding items that do not appear on tonight’s agenda but that are within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Commission. Speakers shall address their remarks to the Commission as a whole and not to individual Commissioners or Department or DPA personnel. Under Police Commission Rules of Order, during public comment, neither Police or DPA personnel, nor Commissioners are required to respond to questions presented by the public but, may provide a brief response. Individual Commissioners and Police and DPA personnel should refrain, however, from entering into any debates or discussion with speakers during public comment.)
- Consent Calendar (RECEIVE & FILE; ACTION)
- SFPD Collaborative Reform Initiative: Quarterly Update
- Adoption of Minutes (ACTION)
- for the Meetings of March 1st, 8th and 15th, 2023
- Chief’s Report (DISCUSSION)
- Weekly crime trends and public safety concerns to include brief summary of narcotic enforcement operations (Provide an overview of offenses, incidents, or events occurring in San Francisco having an impact on public safety. Commission discussion on unplanned events and activities the Chief describes will be limited to determining whether to calendar for a future meeting.)
- Provide a brief overview of information related to sustained DPA and IAD cases pending a Chief’s hearing as requested by the Commission.
- DPA Director’s Report (DISCUSSION)
- Report on recent DPA activities, and announcements (DPA's report will be limited to a brief description of DPA activities and announcements. Commission discussion will be limited to determining whether to calendar any of the issues raised for a future Commission meeting.)
- DPA January and February Statistical Report.
- Commission Reports (ACTION)
(Commission reports will be limited to a brief description of activities and announcements. Commission discussion will be limited to determining whether to calendar any of the issues raised for a future Commission meeting.)
- Commission President's Report
- Commissioners' Reports
- Commission announcements and scheduling of items identified for consideration at future Commission meetings (ACTION)
- Discussion on C.A.R.T. ‘s (Compassionate Alternative Response Team) proposal of reducing police as primary responders to homeless calls for service (DISCUSSION)
- Discussion and possible action to adopt a resolution urging the Board of Supervisors to retroactively authorize the Chief of Police to accept and expend an in-kind gift of 900 units of Naloxone valued at $48,750 (DISCUSSION & POSSIBLE ACTION)
Through the Naloxone Distribution Project (NDP), which is funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration and administered by the Department of Health Care Services. Naloxone from this project will be used to help combat opioid overdose-related deaths.
- Discussion and possible action to approve Labor Relations Resolution that will provide labor negotiation instructions for the Department to use in meet & confer with the effected bargaining units on DGOs (DISCUSSION & POSSIBLE ACTION)
- Discussion and possible action to approve revised DGO 6.02 “Physical Evidence and Crime Scenes” for the Department to use in meet & confer with the effected bargaining units as required by law (DISCUSSION & POSSIBLE ACTION)
- Discussion and possible action to approve revised DGO 9.07, “Restricting The Use Of Pretext Stops,” for the Department to use in meet & confer with the effected bargaining units as required by law (DISCUSSION & POSSIBLE ACTION)
- Public comment on all matters pertaining to Item 15 below, Closed Session, including public comment on Item 14, vote whether to hold Item 15 in closed session.
- Vote on whether to hold Item 15 in Closed Session including vote on whether to assert the attorney-client privilege with regards to Item 15 (a) (San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10) (ACTION)
- Closed Session
Closed Session Roll Call;
a. CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL – Existing Claim. Pursuant to Government Code Section 54956.9(d)(1) and San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10(d)(1):
Claimant v. City and County of San Francisco, UNLITIGATED FILE NO.: 22-00890, filed December 21, 2021 (DISCUSSION & POSSIBLE ACTION)
b. PERSONNEL EXCEPTION. Pursuant to Government Code section 54957(b)(1) and San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10(b) and Penal Code Section 832.7:
Assignment of a Commissioner for the taking of evidence on the appeal of the chief’s suspension filed in UOF Case No. 19-0002A (ACTION)
c. PERSONNEL EXCEPTION. Pursuant to Government Code section 54957(b)(1) and San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10(b) and Penal Code Section 832.7:
Assignment of a Commissioner for the taking of evidence on the appeal of the chief’s suspension filed in UOF Case No. 19-0002B (ACTION)
- Open session -Vote to elect whether to disclose any or all discussion on Item 15 held in closed session including vote on whether to assert the attorney-client privilege with regards to Item 15 (a) (SF Admin Code Sec 67.12(a)) (ACTION)
- Adjournment (ACTION ITEM)
Date & Time
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1 Dr Carlton B. Goodlett Place
San Francisco, CA 94102
With the return to in-person meetings and the end of the City and State’s public emergency orders, there will be no remote public comment, except for disability accommodations.
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KNOW YOUR RIGHTS UNDER THE SUNSHINE ORDINANCE
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