Community Police Review Commission 

The purpose of the Community Police Review Commission (CPRC) is to advise the City Council, City Manager and Chief of Police on all matters pertaining to the administration of the Richmond Police Department (RPD). 

The Community Police Review Commission also receives, investigates and hears complaints against Richmond police officers alleging the use of excessive or unnecessary force or racially abusive treatment and submits recommendations to the Chief of Police.

Member Terms & Meeting Information

  • Ordinance No. 15-84 N.S. and 11-85 N.S. and 5-16 N.S.
  • Residents - maximum nine members
  • Three-year terms
  • Three consecutive full terms
  • Meetings are every first Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.
  • 450 Civic Center Plaza, Basement - Employee Lunch Room
  • 1 Vacancy (as of 12/3/2019)


Minutes


Audio

Complaints and Investigations Forms and Information

Phone: (510) 307-8007
Email: CPRC@ci.richmond.ca.us
Website:  www.ci.richmond.ca.us/CPRC


City Council Liaison: Councilmember Jael Myrick
Staff Liaison:  Shane Johnson


Name

Appointed

Term Expiration

David Brown - Chair 03/24/2015
01/16/2018
11/01/2017
11/01/2020

Porschea Brown-Walton *06/18/2019 11/01/2020

Diego Garcia  01/17/2017
12/03/2019
11/01/2019
11/01/2022

Oscar Garcia 11/03/2015
12/18/2018
11/01/2018
11/01/2021

Yenny Garcia - Vice Chair

*06/21/2016
12/20/2016
12/04/2019

11/01/2016
11/01/2019
11/01/2022

Carol Hegstrom 04/18/2017 04/18/2020

Randy Joseph 06/18/2019  11/01/2021

Steven Lacy  06/18/2019 11/01/2021

VACANT 06/18/2019 11/01/2021 (unexpired term;
resigned by Christopher Whitmore)
     
     
 * filling an unexpired term