City policies regarding Civilian Oversight of Police (Winston-Salem Police Department)

Samuel Sinyangwe filed this request with the Winston-Salem Police Department of Winston-Salem, NC.


From: Samuel Sinyangwe

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to North Carolina Public Records Law (G.S. ยงยง 132-1 through 132-10), I hereby request the following documents:

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

From: Angela Carmon

Good afternoon,

As requested, please find attached the ordinance that created the City of Winston-Salem Citizen Police Review Board.

Thanks. Have a positive and peaceful day.

Angela I. Carmon
City Attorney
P.O. Box 2511
Winston-Salem, N.C. 27102
Telephone: (336) 747-7404
Fax: (336) 748-3816

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