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Richmond Civilian Review Board

Richmond City Council and the Mayor’s Administration established the Richmond Civilian Review Board to review, investigate, and make recommendations to Council, the Mayor, and the Chief of Police concerning internal investigations conducted by the Richmond Police Department regarding police officer-involved shootings; deaths or serious injuries of persons while held in custody; accusations of physical or verbal abuse by officers; appeals by citizens of a finding or decision; and, providing recommendations on law enforcement practices, policies, and procedures. Richmond Code of Laws/Ordinances; Chapter 2, Article V.; Division 20; Section 2-1202.1., et seq. https://library.municode.com/va/richmond/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=PTIICICO_CH2AD_ARTVBOCOCOOTAG_DIV20CIREBO

Manager, Richmond Civilian Review Board

On February 26, 2024, Richmond City Council announced the appointment of the first Manager of the new Richmond Civilian Review Board, Mr. Joseph Lowery. The manager’s duties include oversight and management of the administrative and operational functions of the Richmond Civilian Review Board.

News release: Richmond City Council announces Joseph Lowery as first Manager of new Richmond Civilian Review Board https://richmondvacitycouncil.blogspot.com/2024/02/richmond-city-council-announces-joseph.html