At the Last Subcommittee Meeting…
You can find the previous meeting minutes here.
The Criminal Justice subcommittee had its last meeting on Wednesday, June 23rd.
Subcommittee members were presented with the outcomes of the Action Summit including attendee statistics, actions that are on target, what attendees felt was missing, and recommendations/strategies to continue the conversation.
Based on the feedback from the Action Summit, the subcommittee is heading in the right direction and is ready to begin drafting recommendations.
Subcommittee members also reviewed the top three issues that participants from the Action Summit believe the Task Force/Criminal Justice subcommittee should work on. The subcommittee members made edits to their first priority and agreed to define the civilian board as a civilian review board. They will also be reviewing current police department policies.
Upcoming Subcommittee Meeting Information
The next (virtual) Criminal Justice subcommittee meeting is next week on Wednesday, July 14th, 2021 from 1 – 2:30 p.m.
The subcommittee will begin to narrow down the ideas list so that they can begin drafting recommendations to go to the Mayor. Your voice is important in this process! Subcommittee members will also continue to review the WPB Police Department Policies.
Zoom link to join: https://zoom.us/j/98434740049.
Remember, you’re allowed to ask questions and make comments at these meetings! We’d love to see you there!