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November 07, 2012

 

 

NOVEMBER 7, 2012 REGULAR MEETING

 

 

 

The Police Commission of the City and County of San Francisco met in Room 400, City Hall, #1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, San Francisco, at 5:35 p.m.

PRESENT: Commissioners Mazzucco, Marshall, DeJesus, Chan, Kingsley, Turman, Loftus

 

 

 

CONSENT CALENDAR

- Request of Captain David Lazar to accept gifts of seven (7) Puma Bags, 7 belts, 7 lanyards, 7 water bottles, and 7 hats, from Khiron Security, valued at approximately $875.00, for use of the SF Police Activities League Law Enforcement Cadet Program

 

 

PUBLIC COMMENT

None

Motion by Commissioner Kingsley, second by Commissioner Chan. Approved 7-0.

 

 

 

RESOLUTION NO. 12-57

APPROVAL OF THE REQUEST OF CAPTAIN DAVID LAZAR TO ACCEPT GIFTS OF SEVEN (7) PUMA BAGS, 7 BELTS, 7 LANYARDS, 7 WATER BOTTLES, AND 7 HATS, FROM KHIRON SECURITY, VALUED AT APPROXIMATELY $875.00, FOR USE OF THE SF POLICE ACTIVITIES LEAGUE LAW ENFORCEMENT CADET PROGRAM

 

 

RESOLVED, that the Police Commission hereby approves the request of Captain David Lazar to accept gifts of seven (7) Puma bags, 7 belts, 7 lanyards, 7 water bottles, and 7 hats, from Khiron Security, valued at approximately $875.00, for use of the SF Police Activities League Law Enforcement Cadet Program.

AYES: Commissioners Mazzucco, Marshall, DeJesus, Chan, Kingsley, Turman, Loftus

 

 

 

PUBLIC COMMENT

 

 

Mike Petrellis discussed concerns regarding the Mission Station and Captain Moser and Officer Limbert at a meeting at Mumsy.

Clyde discussed concerns regarding Officer Limbert and went on to compliment Director Hicks.

 

 

 

REPORTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

a. Chief’s Report

- Review of recent activities

- Calendar and scheduling of community meetings regarding less lethal weapons

- Presentation of the 3

rd Quarter 2012 FDRB Findings & Recommendations

 

- Presentation of the OIS Investigative Summary

- Update on the timeline regarding DGO 5.05, "Response & Pursuit Driving"

 

 

Chief Suhr gave a brief update regarding a very busy month of October. The Chief also gave a brief update on crime statistics.

Chief Suhr also talked about Drug Court. He went on to give a brief update in regards to DGO 5.05.

Sergeant Crudo presented the FDRB Findings and Recommendations and the OIS Investigative Summary reports.

 

 

 

b. OCC Director’s Report

- Review of recent activities

- Presentation of the monthly Comprehensive Statistical Reports & Companion Reports for the periods January 1, 2012 through October 31, 2012 & January 1, 2011 through October 31, 2011, Mediation of Complaints in October 2012, & Adjudication of Sustained Complaints in October 2012

 

 

Director Hicks introduced new OCC Investigator Sara Maunder. Director Hicks then went on to present the report on adjudication of sustained complaints for the month of October.

 

 

 

c. Commission Reports

- Commission President’s Report

- Commissioners’ Reports

 

 

Commissioner Mazzucco spoke in regards to the recent World Series Parade and actions by the police. He also talked about recent graduation of laterals.

Commissioner Mazzucco also talked about the retirement of Deputy Chief Cashman and Officer Kevin Martin of the POA.

Commissioner Kingsley spoke regarding her recent ride-along in the Northern District.

Commissioner Marshall thanked the Chief, Director Hicks, and his fellow commissioners who attended the 25

 

th Anniversary of the Omega Boys Club.

 

 

 

 

d. Commission Announcements and scheduling of items identified for consideration at future Commission meetings

 

 

Insp. Monroe announced the meeting in the Richmond on the 28

 

th of November, starting at 6 p.m., at the Roosevelt Middle School, 460 Arguello Street.

 

Public comment

None

 

 

 

DISCUSSION AND POSSIBLE ACTION TO APPOINT MOISES ROMERO AS ASSISTANT PATROL SPECIAL OFFICER TO PATROL SPECIAL OFFICER CALVIN WILEY OR TO TAKE OTHER ACTION REGARDING REQUEST FOR APPOINTMENT

 

 

Sergeant Jusino, Patrol Special Officers liaison, stated that the backgrounds have been approved and the Department is recommending their appointment.

Commissioner Kingsley requested that this application be put over, second by Commissioner Loftus. Approved 7-0.

 

 

 

DISCUSSION AND POSSIBLE ACTION TO APPOINT DAVID RANDALL CABRERA AS ASSISTANT PATROL SPECIAL OFFICER TO PATROL SPECIAL OFFICER SCOTT HART OR TO TAKE OTHER ACTION REGARDING REQUEST FOR APPOINTMENT

 

 

Motion by Commissioner DeJesus, second by Commissioner Chan to approve this application. Approved 7-0.

 

 

 

RESOLUTION NO. 12-58

APPROVAL TO APPOINT DAVID RANDALL CABRERA AS ASSISTANT PATROL SPECIAL OFFICER TO PATROL SPECIAL OFFICER SCOTT HART

 

 

RESOLVED, that the Police Commission hereby approves the appointment of David Randall Cabrera as Assistant Patrol Special Officer to Patrol Special Officer Scott Hart.

AYES: Commissioners Mazzucco, Marshall, DeJesus, Chan, Kingsley, Turman, Loftus

 

 

 

DISCUSSION AND POSSIBLE ACTION TO APPOINT EDWARD YIM AS ASSISTANT PATROL SPECIAL OFFICER TO PATROL SPECIAL OFFICER SCOTT HART OR TO TAKE OTHER ACTION REGARDING REQUEST FOR APPOINTMENT

 

 

Motion by Commissioner Chan, second by Commissioner Kingsley to put this application over. Approved 7-0.

 

 

 

PUBLIC COMMENT ON ALL MATTER PERTAINING TO CLOSED SESSION

 

 

None

 

 

 

VOTE ON WHETHER TO HOLD CLOSED SESSION

 

 

Motion by Commissioner Marshall, second by Commissioner Kingsley. Approved 7-0.

 

 

 

CLOSED SESSION

(6:25 p.m. – 8:25 p.m.)

 

 

 

 

a. CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL – Existing Litigation

Bryant Vestal v. CCSF, et al., S.F. Superior Court No. CGC-11-507921, filed 2/3/11

 

 

(Present: Commissioners Mazzucco, Marshall, DeJesus, Chan, Kingsley, Turman, Deputy City Attorney Porter, Deputy City Attorney Blits, Chief Suhr, Deputy Chief Biel, Captain McEachern, Inspector Monroe, Sergeant Kilshaw, Risa Tom)

 

 

 

RESOLUTION NO. 12-59

BRYANT VESTAL v. CCSF ET. AL.

 

 

RESOLVED, that the recommendation of the City Attorney for settlement in the litigation of ABryant Vestal v. CCSF, et al.," in San Francisco Superior Court Case No. CGC-11-507921, be, and the same is hereby approved.

Date of Incident: September 3, 2010

AYES: Commissioners Mazzucco, Marshall, DeJesus, Chan, Kingsley, Turman, Loftus

 

 

 

b. PUBLIC EMPLOYEE PERFORMANCE EVALUATION: Chief of Police

Review of findings and Chief’s decision to return officer to duty following officer-involved shooting (OIS Case No. 12-006)

 

 

(Present: Commissioners Mazzucco, Marshall, DeJesus, Chan, Kingsley, Turman, Loftus, Deputy City Attorney Porter, Deputy City Attorney Blits, Chief Suhr, Deputy Chief Biel, Captain McEachern, Inspector Monroe, Sergeant Kilshaw, Risa Tom, Lt. Yick, Sergeant Crudo, Sgt. Payne, Attorney Alden)

 

 

 

c. PERSONNEL EXCEPTION: Assignment of disciplinary charges filed in Case No. IAD 2011-0229, to an individual Commissioner for the taking of evidence on a date to be determined by the Commissioner

 

 

(Present: Commissioners Mazzucco, Marshall, DeJesus, Chan, Kingsley, Turman, Loftus, Deputy City Attorney Blits, Chief Suhr, Deputy Chief Biel, Captain McEachern, Inspector Monroe, Sergeant Kilshaw, Risa Tom, Attorney Alden, Attorney Stiglich) Resolution No. 12-60

Assigned to Commissioner Turman

 

 

 

d. PERSONNEL EXCEPTION: Decision to return disciplinary charges filed in Case No. RMW C08-111 to the Chief’s level per disposition agreed to by the Chief and the parties

 

 

(Present: Commissioners Mazzucco, Marshall, DeJesus, Chan, Kingsley, Turman, Loftus, Deputy City Attorney Blits, Chief Suhr, Deputy Chief Biel, Captain McEachern, Inspector Monroe, Sergeant Kilshaw, Risa Tom, Director Hicks, Attorney Lassart, Attorney Fraenkel, Investigator Maunder, and member involved) Resolution No. 12-61

Commissioners Mazzucco and Loftus are recused.

(Taken in shorthand form by Ms. Anna Greenley, CSR., Roomian & Associates)

e. PERSONNEL EXCEPTION: Discussion and possible action to decide penalty on a sustained specification filed in Case No. JWA C11-194/IAD 2010-0210, or take other action

 

 

(Present: Commissioners Mazzucco, Marshall, DeJesus, Chan, Kingsley, Turman, Loftus, Deputy City Attorney Blits, Chief Suhr, Deputy Chief Biel, Captain McEachern, Inspector Monroe, Sergeant Kilshaw, Risa Tom, Attorney Alden, Attorney Stiglich, member involved)

(Taken in shorthand form by Ms. Anna Greenley, CSR., Roomian & Associates)

 

 

 

f. PERSONNEL EXCEPTION: Status and calendaring of pending disciplinary cases

 

 

No discussion

 

 

 

OPEN SESSION

VOTE TO ELECT WHETHER TO DISCLOSED ANY OR ALL DISCUSSION HELD IN CLOSED SESSION

 

 

Motion by Commissioner Kingsley, second by Commissioner Turman for non disclosure. Approved 7-0.

 

 

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

 

Motion by Commissioner Mazzucco to adjourn the meeting in honor of Retired Deputy Chief Cashman and Retired Officer Kevin Martin, second by Commissioner Marshall. Approved 7-0.

Thereafter, the meeting was adjourned at 8:20 p.m.

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Inspector John Monroe

Secretary

San Francisco Police Commission

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