Request #20-287
Good afternoon!
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. 


June 15, 2020 via web


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Request Published Public
June 17, 2020, 4:53pm by Jeannine Petrus, Civil Service Commission Secretary
Request Closed Public

The news reporter was emailed the requested information based upon her request.

All records have been released, and your request has been fulfilled.

June 17, 2020, 1:12pm by Gary Stone, Captain-Administration
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Police Department
June 15, 2020, 3:45pm
Request Opened Public
Request received via web
June 15, 2020, 3:45pm