January 12, 2021

Publish Date 01/08/2021

Board of Police Commissioners Meeting
Agenda – Tuesday, January 12, 2021

9:30 a.m. – KCPD Headquarters, Community Room, 1125 Locust Street, Kansas City

1. Call to Order – Pledge of Allegiance – Invocation  

2. Finance Governance and Public Safety Committee – Councilwoman Katheryn Shields, Chair, and Councilwoman Heather Hall, Vice Chair

3. Chief of Police Richard C. Smith                                                        
     a. General discussion

4. Public Comments

5. Approval of minutes                                                            
     a. December 8, 2020

6. Executive Services Bureau – Deputy Chief Karen True  
     a. Budget Transfers for Fiscal Year 2020-21
     b. Request for Purchase – Body Worn Cameras
     c. Communications Unit Update
     d. General discussion

7. Professional Development & Research Bureau – Acting Deputy Chief Gregory Dull
     a. Academy class summary
     b. General discussion

8. Investigations Bureau – Deputy Chief Mark Francisco  
     a. Investigations Bureau reports
     b. General discussion

9. Administration Bureau – Acting Deputy Chief Mike Hicks
     a. Regional Crime Lab monthly statistics
     b. Human Resources Personnel Summary
     c. General discussion

10. Patrol Bureau – Deputy Chief Karl Oakman
     a. Monthly Crime Summary
     b. Traffic Summary Report
     c. 2020 Fatality Crash Report, Major Daniel Gates
     d. General discussion

11. Office of the General Counsel – Ms. Jenny Atterbury              
     a. Private Officer Monthly Report – December 2020

12. Office of Community Complaints –  Director Merrell Bennekin
     a. OCC Monthly Reports
     b. OCC Quarterly Report
     c. OCC Semi-Annual Report
     d. OCC Quarterly Complaints Received

13. Audit Committee Update

14. Mr. David V. Kenner                                                                                            

15. Mayor Quinton Lucas

16. Commissioner Nathan Garrett

17. Commissioner Cathy Dean

18. Commissioner Mark Tolbert

19. Commissioner Don Wagner        

20. Scheduled Meetings

Regular Meetings:

Tuesday, January 12, 2021
9:30 a.m., at KCPD Headquarters, Community Room, 1125 Locust, Kansas City.

Tuesday, February 16, 2021
9:30 a.m., at KCPD Headquarters, Community Room, 1125 Locust, Kansas City.

Tuesday, March 23, 2021
9:30 a.m., at KCPD Headquarters, Community Room, 1125 Locust, Kansas City.

Tuesday, April 6, 2021
9:30 a.m., at KCPD Headquarters, Community Room, 1125 Locust, Kansas City.

Tuesday, May 11, 2021
9:30 a.m., at KCPD Headquarters, Community Room, 1125 Locust, Kansas City.

Tuesday, June 15, 2021
9:30 a.m., at KCPD Headquarters, Community Room, 1125 Locust, Kansas City.

  1. Informational Items                                                            
    a. Budget Summary Report
    b. KCPD Grant Summary Report
    c. KCPD Credit Card Summary Report
    d. BOPC Monthly Report, OCC Investigations
  1. Consent Agenda Items  
    a. Project #1139: Ambulance Calls and Arrests taken to hospitals
    b. Project #1238: Fiscal Procedures
    c. Project #1249: Jury Duty
    d. Project #1320: Code of Ethics and Rules of Conduct
    e. Project #1325: Response to Resistance

23. Motion to go into Closed Session
     a. Closed session:  litigation matters
     b. Closed session:  personnel matters
     c. Closed session:  labor negotiations

**Due to COVID-19 concerns, the meeting will be closed to the public.  The meeting will be available to watch via live-stream on the City Government Channel (Channel 2), the City’s YouTube Channel, or alternatively via live-stream on the Department’s Facebook page under Kansas City Missouri Police Department in the event these options are unavailable.  Members of the public who wish to submit comments to the Board may do so at bopc@kcpd.org.