Police Oversight Agency

Information about Albuquerque's 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

View Civilian Police Oversight reports and documents.

Police Oversight Board Meetings

April 9, 2015, Police Oversight Board Meeting

The first meeting of the Police Oversight Board  is scheduled for 5 p.m., Thursday, April 9, 2015, in the Vincent Griegos City Council Chambers at City Hall, One Civic Plaza.

March 12, 2015, Police Oversight Board Meeting

March 12, 2015 was the first Police Oversight Board meeting.

View the March 12 meeting agenda.

Future Police Oversight Board Meetings

The Police Oversight Board will meet monthly thereafter 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.

View a listing of the 2015 meetings in PDF format.

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.

View Police Oversight Board Meeting broadcasts.

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.

View recent Police Oversight Board Meetings.

Police Oversight Board Sub-Committee Meetings

April 27, 2015, Meeting of the Police Oversight Board Community Outreach Sub-Committee

The Police Oversight Board Community Outreach Sub-Committee will meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 27, 2015, in the Basement Hearing Room 160, of Plaza del Sol, 600 2nd NW.

April 27, 2015, Meeting of the Police Oversight Board Personnel Sub-Committee

The Police Oversight Board Personnel Sub-Committee will meet at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 27, 2015, in the Basement Hearing Room 160, of Plaza del Sol, 600 2nd NW.