City policies regarding Civilian Oversight of Police (Fort Wayne Police)

Samuel Sinyangwe filed this request with the Fort Wayne Police of Fort Wayne, IN.


From: Samuel Sinyangwe

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Indiana Access to Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

All documents containing policies and procedures that establish the authority/powers of the civilian review board, office of civilian complaints, civilian police commission, civilian inspector general, or other civilian oversight structure of the police department.

If no civilian oversight board exists, copy of any policies or procedures for handling civilian complaints.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 7 business days, as the statute requires.


Samuel Sinyangwe

From: Diane Brown

Pursuant to your request, attached is the Policy Manual for the Board of Public Safety. Also refer to the City of Fort Wayne Code of Ordinances Chapter 33 which is available on-line at the City of Fort Wayne's web site.

Diane C. Brown
City of Fort Wayne Law Department
Room 430 - Citizens Square
200 E. Berry Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46802