San Diego

[San Diego County] An Independent Police Review Board for San Diego: Why People Want It

Blog note: this opinion piece references a grand jury report.

An argument could be made that an assault on the First Amendment led to drafting of the proposed amendment to the San Diego City Charter that will come before the San Diego City Council’s Public Safety and Liveable Neighborhoods Committee on September 18, 2019.

[San Diego County] La Mesa council approves task force to study police oversight options

The City Council rejected a proposal by La Mesa’s police chief to create an advisory body with no independence and no review or investigative powers.

Blog note: this article references a grand jury report.

The La Mesa City Council on Tuesday voted to create an 11-member citizens task force that will study various types of police oversight groups and seek input from the public on which one would work best in the city.