There are several ways to make your voice heard on the proposed new force policies.
Community Feedback & Survey Form
You can participate in the Consent Decree process directly by sending your comments and views using a specialized Feedback and Survey Form.
Attend a Community Roundtable
The Consent Decree stakeholders – including the City, Cleveland Division of Police, Community Police Commission, and Department of Justice – will be holding two community roundtables. At each roundtable event, the Cleveland Police Monitoring Team will provide an overview of the Use of Force policies. Participants then will have in-depth, small group discussions about the policies, with an opportunity to report their views to representatives of the Consent Decree stakeholders and to the larger community group assembled.
There are two roundtables planned:
If you are interested in attending a community roundtable, click on the roundtable above that you would like to attend and follow the registration prompts. Given the small-group discussion format of the evening, the stakeholders are asking for this advance sign-up.
Text CLEMONITOR to 22828 (your carrier's standard text message charges will apply) to be added to the Cleveland Police Monitoring Team's email list. You will receive updates and ongoing news from the Monitoring Team about the status of the force policies and other Consent Decree work.