City policies regarding Civilian Oversight of Police (Louisville Metro Police)

Samuel Sinyangwe filed this request with the Louisville Metro Police of Louisville, KY .


From: Samuel Sinyangwe

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Kentucky Open 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 3 business days, as the statute requires.


Samuel Sinyangwe

From: Smiley, Alicia

Your request is being forwarded to the Louisville Metro Government Open Records Team for review and response.

The LMPD does not maintain any records for the Citizens Commission on Police Accountability or the Merit Board.

From: Open Records

Good morning Mr. Sinyangwe,

To complete your request, Louisville Metro's Mayor's Office has sent he following response and the attached responsive records:

"Attached is the ordinance and protocol for the Citizen's Commission on Police Accountability (CCPA). These are the only documents regarding policies and procedures for the CCPA. The documents are also available on the CCPA website: "

Thank you,

Jacinta Scruggs
Open Records Specialist Intake
Louisville-Jefferson County Metro Government
Office of Management and Budget
611 W. Jefferson Street
Louisville, KY 40202
Direct Line: 502-574-3576
Fax: 502-588-3121