Chapter 21 POLICE*
Section 21-56 Advocates.
(a) Every complainant has a right to
be assisted by an advocate.
(b) The board shall recruit and train
community members to serve as advocates for
complainants and shall maintain a roster of trained advocates. A complainant, however, may
choose any person to serve as advocate.
(c) Every person who inquires about
filing a complaint will be offered an advocate. Every
person who requests mediation will be encouraged to be assisted by an advocate.
(d) Advocates shall not be employees
of the city and the city shall not compensate them for
(Ord. No. 20331, § 1, 7-20-09)
Editor's Note: The authority of the Citzens Police Review Board to review appeals from
police chief's decisions on alleged police misconduct shall only apply to decisions made by the
police chief after January 1, 2010.
(Ord. 20331, Added, 07/20/2009)