City policies regarding Civilian Oversight of Police (Tulsa Police Department)

Samuel Sinyangwe filed this request with the Tulsa Police Department of Tulsa, OK.


From: Samuel Sinyangwe

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Oklahoma 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 would request your response within ten (10) business days.


Samuel Sinyangwe


Mr. Sinyangewe,

The Tulsa Police Department's Policy and Procedure Manual is on the department's website and is available to the public. You may look at our Policy and Procedure Manual at<>. The manual is under the Public Information tab.
Roger Norman