Public Safety, Civil Rights and Emergency Management Committee Agenda
Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota
March 4, 2015 – 1:30 p.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
Accepting proposal from Hennepin Technical College for Police training services for cadet/recruit training to be conducted in the Spring of 2015 for up to 32 pre-selected Police Cadet/Recruit candidates and authorizing a contract for services, for an estimated maximum amount of $94,000 (Refer to W&M).
Action Taken: Approved.
2. Fraud Detail Overtime Reimbursement (15-00275
Authorizing a contract with the Minnesota Department of Commerce to reimburse the Mpls Police Department for overtime costs in an amount up to $2,500, for participation on a fraud task force; Approving budget appropriation (Refer to W&M).
Action Taken: Approved.
Department of Civil Rights
3. Contract Compliance Division Reporting (15-00276):
Receiving and filing the 2014 4th Quarterly and Annual Summary Report.
Action Taken: Received and filed. Department of Civil Rights staff directed to research and identify the best practices and processes used on the projects in Minneapolis and the region that have been most successful in meeting workforce and business inclusion goals. This should include processes used by successful contractors as well as those used by other regional agencies that provide enforcement and oversight for business and workforce inclusion programs in Minnesota. Staff directed to report back on or before July 29, 2015, with recommendations regarding the improved use of best practices in Minneapolis.
4. Office of Police Conduct Review (OPCR) (15-00277):
Receiving and filing the 2014 Year Report.
Action Taken: Received and filed.
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: March 25, 2015
Committee actions will be referred to the next Council Meeting: March 20, 2015
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Last updated Apr 17, 2015