Police Oversight Agency
Seeking Independent Counsel for the Police Oversight Board
The Albuquerque Police Oversight Board is seeking a contract Independent Counsel to advise and represent the POB for through June 30, 2015 with a possible contract extension through June 30, 2016. Must be an active NM Bar member with experience in civil rights, police misconduct cases, criminal law, contract law, municipal regulations, Open Meetings Act/IPRA and union contracts. Submit letter of interest and CV by May 1st to Beth A. Mohr, POB Personnel Sub-Committee Chair, at [email protected].
About the Civilian Police Oversight Agency
The Civilian Police Oversight Agency receives and investigates complaints filed by individuals against the Albuquerque Police Department (APD) and its employees for misconduct.
Another Mission of the Civilian Police Oversight Agency Commission is to propose policy changes to the Albuquerque Police Department.
Reports & Documents
Police Oversight Board Meetings
The Police Oversight Board meets monthly in City Council Chambers. Typically, the meeting will be typically held on the second Thursday of each month, with the exceptions of May and October 2015, which have alternative dates to accommodate schedule conflicts.
Broadcast Police Oversight Board Meetings
The Police Oversight Board Meetings is televised on GOV-TV, the local government television channel for Albuquerque and Bernalillo County.
Notice of Proposed Rules Adoption for the Police Oversight Board
At 5 p.m. on April 9, 2015 at its regular meeting inside the Vincent E. Griego City Council Chambers, the Police Oversight Board (POB) will consider adoption of proposed Rules concerning the Procedures and Policies of the Board.
Public comments on the proposed Rules are welcomed and encouraged.
If special accommodations are necessary to attend this meeting or if you have questions about this notice, please call the Administrative Office of the Civilian Police Oversight Agency at (505) 924-3770.
The April 9, 2015, meeting of the Police Oversight Commission was video recorded and broadcast on GOV-TV.
Police Oversight Board (POB) Subcommittee Meetings
The Police Oversight Board created ad-hoc Subcommittees:
POB Community Outreach Subcommittee
POB Complaint Review Subcommittee
POB Personnel Subcommittee
All POB Subcommittee meetings will be noticed in the "Police Oversight Meetings" section to the right of this page. The Agendas for these meetings will be posted 72 hours prior to the meeting on the Events page.
Police Oversight Board Training
The Foundation for Open Government will conduct a training on the Open Meetings Act on April 27, 2015 from 5 pm to 7 pm at Plaza del Sol, 600 2nd St NW, Room 160.
The training is open to the public. There will be no public comment at this training.