Title: City Hall, 165 Church Street, 2nd Floor Meeting Rm 2
Description: Meeting was called to order by Barbara Carroll at 6:15 P.M.
A. Roll Call: called by Wayne Hobbs
7 Present: Barbara Carroll, Deborah Davis, Catherine Gootkin, George E. Carter, Wayne Hobbs, Maureen O’Sullivan, Robert Spirito.
5 Absent: Mary Blair, Frank Cochran Evelise Riberio, Moses Nelson, Shirley W. Washington,
Staff: Reginald Thomas Manager, CRB Services
Guest: Captain Denise Blanchard, OIC Internal Affairs; Roderick Williams Assistant Corporation Counsel
B. Review of Minutes
Motion to accept minutes made by George E. Carter, seconded by Robert Spirito: unanimous approval.
C. Agenda Review
Motion to accept the amended agenda made by; Robert Spirito seconded by George E. Carter:
D. Internal Affairs Statistical Report & Remarks
Captain Blanchard reported that eight (8) cases were opened and ten (10) cases were closed in April compared to 29 cases in April of 2010. One of the closed cases had an expired filing time. IA PRO software has the capability to track info by officer involved, district involved, complainant and subject of complaint.
Detective Gregg Dickson transferred to IA; Lt. Casanova was promoted to Officer In Charge of Patrol; Det. Dickson and Sgt. Barham attended POST training.
New patrol cars will have cameras installed as they are put in service. June’s meeting will see demo video at NHPD.
Closed cases assigned to Panels A & B for reading.
E. New Business
F. Unfinished Business
Reginald Thomas, Manager CRB Services spoke with Rob Smuts about the CRB being notified when there is a press conference scheduled.
G. Subcommittee Reports
Policy & Procedures
Management Teams - George E. Carter - Stop & Shop now open on Whalley Avenue.
George E. Carter, Barbara Carroll spoke about the value of the Community Mediation Meetings, “Dialogue with the NHPD”. Third round to be held in the Fall for each district.
Motion to adjourn made by Catherine Gootkin, seconded by Wayne Hobbs; unanimous approval.
Meeting adjourned: 7: 44 P.M.
Next meeting of the Civilian Review Board: Thursday, June 9, 2011
6:00pm at the New Haven Police Department, One Union Avenue, 3rd Floor Conference Room