I hope this email finds you well.
My name is Sarah Buduson and I am an investigative reporter at News 5 in Cleveland.
I am working on a report about how Ohio police departments handle civilian complaints.
Per Ohio Open Records Law, WEWS-TV requests the following:
Who/What entity receive citizen complaints about officer conduct ?
Who//What entity investigates citizen complaints about officer conduct?
Who/What entity recommends findings?
Who/What entity recommends discipline?
- total number of officer complaints made by citizens between July 1, 2017 and the date this request is fulfilled
- total number of officers disciplined as a result of complaints made by citizens between July 1 2017 and the date this request is fulfilled
If you have any questions, please call me at 216-214-3188.