As of July 17, Hassan Aden, previously the Deputy Monitor, will begin serving as the Monitor for the implementation of the consent decree between the City of Cleveland and the United States. Aden is the former Chief of Police of the Greenville Police Department in Greenville, North Carolina. Until late 2015, he was the Director of the Research and Programs Directorate of the International Association of Chiefs of Police, where he directly oversaw the day-to-day management of operational programs and research projects aimed at advancing professional police services.
Former Monitor Matthew Barge will remain on the team in a limited capacity.
More details on the transition are available here.