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.
A. Roll call/Attendance by Wayne Hobbs.
9 Present: Barbara Carroll, George E. Carter, Frank Cochran, Deborah E. Davis, Catherine Gootkin, Wayne Hobbs, Maureen O’Sullivan, Robert Spirito, Shirley Wayne-Washington
4 Absent: Mary Blair, Almeta Hudson, Reverend Walter Johnson, Jr., Evelise Ribeiro,
Staff: Reginald Thomas, CRB Consultant
Guests: Captain Denise Blanchard (OIC - Internal Affairs), Sergeant Nicholas Marcucio (Internal Affairs), Jay Dackendorf (New Haven Independent), Paul Needham (Yale Daily News), Edward Anderson
B. Agenda Review
Motion to accept the agenda was made by Frank Cochran, seconded by Catherine Gootkin; unanimous approval.
C. Review of Minutes
Motion to accept minutes were made by Frank Cochran, seconded by Maureen O’Sullivan; unanimous approval.
D. Report from Internal Affairs
Captain Blanchard provided the Internal Affairs report.
E. Case Review Assignments
Barbara Carroll assigned cases to Panels A & B to read.
F. New Business
Deborah E. Davis introduced herself as the Dwight Management Team representative and provided her background as a 40+ years resident of New Haven.
Barbara Carroll announced the start of the Citizen’s Academy that will begin September 8th.
G. Unfinished Business
H. Subcommittee Reports
Panel A gave an update on reading. There was no report from Panel B.
Catherine Gootkin provided a report on recent Westville Management Team activities.
There was discussion on case review with various comments made by members in attendance.
A motion to adjourn was made by Wayne Hobbs and seconded by Catherine Gootkin; approved unanimously.
Next meeting of the Civilian Review Board is scheduled for Thursday, September 9, 2010, 6:00 PM, at the New Haven Police Department, One Union Avenue, 3rd Floor Conference Room.