The independent monitor selection process involves seeking applications from policing experts from around the country. The independent monitor Request for Proposals can be found here.
Nine teams of experts, which include current or former law enforcement officers, academics, policy analysts, lawyers and community outreach specialists, submitted applications in response to the Request for Proposals. These applications are below:
- BakerHostetler Application
- Coar Application
- Dickinson Wright Application
- Muhammad, Wilson & Wolf Application
- OIR Group Application
- Police Foundation Application
- Quinn Emanuel Application
- Schiff Hardin CNA Application
- StoneTurn Application
To provide feedback on the applicants, click here or on the “Consent Decree and Input” tab above.
The federal judge will have final approval of any team of individuals put in place to independently monitor the implementation of the consent decree.
Once the federal judge approves the independent monitor, the monitor will evaluate and issue public reports on whether the City and CPD are meeting the requirements of the consent decree. The independent monitor will report to the federal judge.