Citizens Police Commission is a policy proposal: "Establishing a Citizens Police Commission appointed by the mayor and city council, giving citizens the power to hire and fire police chiefs and oversee the police department"

This was included as a sample proposal for residents to indicate their support or opposition in a Feb. 5, 2014 poll that was sent out to Oaklanders.

Noel Gallo is now trying to get this on the agenda with the hope of getting it on the November ballot. (source)

This proposal needs more details :)

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