Upcoming Events

The Legacy of Eric Garner: Civilian Oversight of the NYPD

When:
October 23, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
2019-10-23T18:30:00-04:00
2019-10-23T20:00:00-04:00
Where:
Union Theological Seminary
3041 Broadway
New York, NY 10027
USA
Contact:
Benjamin Perry
212.280.1591
After the justice system failed to prosecute former NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo for the death of Eric Garner, it was civilian oversight that led to the officer’s firing. This panel will address the value of civilian oversight to the disciplinary process, discuss Charter Revision recommendations for the Civilian Complaint Review Board, and dissect the current strengths and weaknesses of the civilian oversight process.

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