Title: City Hall, 165 Church Street, Second Floor, Meeting Room 2
Description: Meeting was called to order by Barbara Carroll at 6:15 P.M.
Barbara Carroll congratulated Maureen O’Sullivan on being elected the new Alderman of Ward 11. Kathleen Smith-Bogan of the Dixwell Management Team, resigned from the board.
A. Roll Call/Attendance by Barbara Carroll
6 Present: Barbara Carroll, Frank Cochran, Wayne Hobbs, Maureen O’Sullivan, Robert Spirito, Shirley Wayne Washington.
7 Absent: Doug Housladen, Mary Blair, Catherine Gootkin, Reverend Walter Johnson Jr., Sarah McIver, Evelise Riberio and Juanita Wright.
Staff: Roderick Williams Assistant Corporation Counsel, Reginald Thomas, Manager CRB Services
NHPD: Captain Joanne Peterson, OIC, Internal affairs,
B. Agenda Review
A motion to accept agenda was made by Robert Spirito, seconded by Frank Cochran; unanimous approval.
C. Review of Minutes
Motion to accept minutes made by Robert Spirito, seconded by Frank Cochran; approved with one (1) abstention.
D. Internal Affairs Statistical Report
Captain Peterson reported fourteen (14) cases were closed, three (3) 2008 cases and eleven (11) 2009 cases. Eleven (11) new cases opened this month.
E. Internal Affairs (IA) Remarks
Two new investigators have been assigned to Internal Affairs.
F. Subcommittee Reports – NACOLE
Shirley W. Washington attended the NACOLE conference in Austin, Texas. Main topics were: Focus on the Future, Best Practices of international agencies and Code of Ethics.
G. Unfinished Business
Panels A & B - All available closed cases have been read. Frank Cochran requested that the entire Board read case 142-08 C by the January 2010 meeting.
Letters will be sent Management Teams regarding representative’s commitment & attendance.
H. New Business - Nominations for Officers
Chair Barbara Carroll Unopposed
Vice Chair Mary Blair Doug Hausladen
Secretary Catherine Gootkin Wayne Hobbs
Election for Officers will be at the December meeting.
Motion to adjourn was made by Frank Cochran, seconded by Shirley W. Washington.
Meeting adjourned at 7:26 P.M.
The next regular monthly meeting of the Civilian Review Board is scheduled for Thursday,December 10, 2009, @ 6:00 PM, Hall of Records, 200 Orange Street, Ground Floor Hearing Room.