Public Safety, Civil Rights and Emergency Management Committee Agenda
Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
December 10, 2014 – 9:30 a.m.
Room 317, City Hall
Members Present:   Council Members Blong Yang (Chair), Cam Gordon, Kevin Reich, Barbara Johnson, Abdi Warsame and Linea Palmisano (Quorum 4)
Council Committee Coordinator: Irene Kasper 612-673-2219
Police Department
1.   Driver Training Facility Rental:
Authorizing a three-year contract with Dakota County Technical College, in an amount not to exceed $250,500 for the first three years, with option for two, one-year extensions, for emergency response/pursuit training facility rental (Refer to W&M).
Staff Reports:  Driver Training RCA
Action Taken:  Approved.
2.   Video Surveillance Network Services:
Authorizing a contract with SecuroNet in the amount of $22,298 for video camera surveillance network services within Minneapolis for one year, with costs shared by the Department of Public Works (Refer to W&M).
Staff Reports: Video Surveillance RCA
Action Taken: Approved.
3.   On-line Law Enforcement Training:
Authorizing a contract with the League of Minnesota Cities in the amount of $95,000, for access to their online law enforcement training for police officers (Refer to W&M).
Staff Reports: On-line Law Enforcement Training RCA
Action Taken: Approved.
4.   Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (SFST):
Authorizing an annual plan agreement for 2015 with the Minnesota Department of Public Safety for the Police Department – State Patrol for the Police Department-State Patrol to provide an instructor to coordinate training courses in SFST, DWI-SFST (Refer to W&M).
Staff Reports: SFST RCA
Action Taken: Approved.
Police Department
5.   Chief’s Citizen Advisory Council (CCAC):
Overview presentation.
Staff Reports: CCAC RCA
Action Taken:  Postponed.
Department of Civil Rights
6.   Contract Compliance Division Reporting:
3rd Quarter Report.
Staff Reports:  Contr Compliance 3rd Q Rpt RCACORRECTED Contr Compliance 3rd Q Rpt ATTACH
Action Taken: Received and filed.
Not on Printed Agenda
Council Members Gordon and Yang
7.   Police Department Data:
Directing the Police Department and City Attorney’s Office to provide data on misdemeanor arrests, charging, prosecution and diversion by race, gender, age, geography, and offence for the years 2010-2014, and report back to the Public Safety, Civil Rights and Emergency Management Committee in the first second quarter of 2015.
Further directing the Attorney’s Office and Police Department to make recommendations concerning the development of a policy and potential protocol for the recording and reporting of demographic information, especially race and location, of police stops that do not necessarily lead to an arrest, and to report back with recommendations regarding this in the second quarter of 2015.
Action Taken: Approved, with first paragraph amended to direct a report back to PSCR&EM Committee in the second quarter of 2015. 
Notice: A portion of this meeting may be closed to the public pursuant to MN Statutes Section 13D.03 or 13D.05
Next Committee Meeting: January 7, 2015
Committee actions will be referred to the next Council Meeting: December 12, 2014
Committee Coordinator email: [email protected]
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