La Rond Baker and Erin Goodman have been elected to be the Community Police Commission’s (CPC) 2021 co-chairs. La Rond and Erin take over for outgoing co-chairs Rev. Harriett Walden, Rev. Aaron Williams, and Prachi Dave. Co-chairs oversee commission [...]
The findings announced today by the Office of Police Accountability (OPA) demonstrate what the community already knows. There are systemic problems with the manner in which protests are policed in Seattle. After months of abuse, the community no [...]
We are outraged both by the potential participation of Seattle Police Department officers in this violent riot and by the comments made by officer Mike Solan. These actions only serve to further diminish the trust the community has in its police [...]
The Community Police Commission (CPC) sent the following letter to the Seattle Police Department (SPD) today regarding the department’s proposed changes to its use of force and crowd control policies. In it the CPC requests SPD commit to [...]
As the City of Seattle proceeds with contract negotiations with the City’s police unions, the Community Police Commission (CPC) would like to make its expectations clear: The City should negotiate the full implementation of the 2017 Accountability [...]