The City of Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission (FPC) is pleased to announce release of its latest annual report, a summary of the FPC's work during 2016. Under the leadership of the Chair, Steven DeVougas and the Board, 2016 was the first full calendar year of work for the Commission’s Executive Director MaryNell Regan. The year saw significant progress on a number of policy, organizational, recruiting, hiring and community relations fronts.
Provide an overview of Commission activity for the year, including policy review, citizen complaints, disciplinary appeals, appointments and promotions, and demographic profiles of the Fire and Police Departments.
Provide a written summary of individual citizen Board trials that have been held regarding a disciplinary decision made by the Fire and Police Chief in which the department employee appealed the decision of the Chief by requesting a hearing before the citizen Board.
Matters of current community concern regarding public safety issues researched and reported by the staff of the Fire and Police Commission.
Provides a review of the Citizen Complaint Process in order to assess the quality and effectiveness of the citizen complaint procedures, the fairness and objectivity of complaint investigation results, and the degree of complainant satisfaction with the overall complaint process and associated outcomes.
Provide an annual summary and analysis of Fire and Police Department services to protect lives and property in our City.
Fire and Police Commission reports regarding Milwaukee Police Department practices and policies, including use of force and pursuits.
Provides a summary and analysis of complaints submitted to both the FPC and the Milwaukee Police Department.
Official statements from the Executive Director of the Fire and Police Commission regarding specific issues.
This 2006 report evaluated the structure, procedures, and practices of the Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission and made recommendations for improvement.